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V Exclusive - Teedra Moses Says She May Not Be On

 

I've been caught up working on my album and I've been kind of recluse so
I've been really focus on that. Working on my album is a process that really
I keep to myself and I hope people don't take it any personal way.  So I've been very focus on working on my
project, I haven't really being involved with (Self Made Vol. 2) as much.

And I'm a totally different genre and trying to stay true to what I am that
is different. I just trying to stay focus.

He likes the last mixtape. He told me he loved it and that makes me believe
that he's okay with it. I'm a girl so there for I'm not always in the mix of
what they're doing and I'm a singer. Cause they always travel in the same
circle whereas my hustle is in a different room. I hope it doesn't bother
him that I stick to myself but I don't think so.


I just can't wait to bring him the records. I don't just send one record at
a time. I can't wait to sit with him and let him hear what I put together. I
think Rick is a dope coach he definitely gets you wild up and he's really
about the grind but I know he loves music so I cant' wait to sit down with
him and play the record. That's what I'm very excited about that's what I'm
gearing myself for because his opinion matters to me.  I know a lot of
people's opinion don't matter to me but I respect his because he's a music
lover. I just really respect the talent that he's brought on and the
diversity of the talent and I can't wait to sit down with him and play
records for him.

Sometimes I feel like I'm off to the side. But I don't think they think much

of it cause I'm not the only girl, there's also Audra. I'm going to be in
New York in a few weeks and it's going to be the first time that me and
Audra first meet each other, so we're try to make our conglomerate cause
we're the only two girls. And I know that Meek,Wale and Ross are really
close being that I don't have a penis, it's really hard for me to be all up
in that.

*Wondering if Teedra loves to go to the strip clue?*

I ain't in no strip club girl, that's what I'm saying. Not only am I a girl
but I'm a grown woman, whereas when you're really young you'll be in the
strip club too. I really don't want to be all up in the strip club. My time
with them is minimum which is cool but I feel respected and they treat you
like a woman because I act like one. I don't think they think much about it.
Ross has a lifestyle that is his and I respect that and I can say this that
every time I've been in that man's house his kids were there. When he's in
town his kids are around him, he's a good dude and anyone that works around
him says, "Ross, is a good dude." So when people speak like that of you and
see people being around him for years and they look at their whole camp as a
team, like he may be the boss but this is our thing, that has a lot of good
things to say about him. So baby if you want to be in the strip club, do
what you do. But I don't go to strip clubs, I'm in Miami and I've been here
for two years and it's like the culture down here, girls go to strip clubs
too. I grew up in New Orleans but I left when I was 14-15, I don't go to
strip clubs I'm not into girls if that's you, do you but if there's going to
be a girl taking a man, that's going to be me. I'm cool nobody imposes on me
cause it's clear that I'm not on that page.

 

 

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