6 Things To Remember From Earl Sweatshirt’s NYT Interview


What do you get when you have a mother who is a UCLA law professor and a father who is a South African poet that chops it up with Mandela? Apparently you get a troubled teen rapper whose imagery in his lyrics can leave even the insane puzzled.

Feast your eyes on the long lost, newly found Odd Future calamity, Earl Sweatshirt. Recently Sweatshirt sat down with The New York Times for the most in-depth interview since his re-emergence. Sweatshirt brings us into his personal life struggles with his mother and finally reveals why he’s been gone for so long. We at VIBE understand our loyal readers are busy, so we wrapped it up with the top 6 Things we learned from Earl Sweatshirts interview.