Here, K. Dot reflects on his earliest exposure to music – his pops bumping Big Daddy Kane immediately after he was born – and how his partner Jason Estrada told him to never waste his gift.
“I still I haven’t found what I’m looking for in this,” he says. “I always figured I was a really strong-minded person. I fell and bumped my head a few times being influenced by the people around me but I always felt like I was a leader. But there’s a type of temptation when the spotlight is on you. That really defines how much will-power and how strong-minded you really are…”
Born Sinner drops June 25.