French Montana visited UK’s radio personality DJ Semtex’s podcast “Hip Hop Raised Me” where the 36 years old rapper discussed the making of his latest album “Coke Boys 5” which was released in November 2020, Pop Smoke’s legacy and finally recording with one of the Hip Hop icons. Jay-Z.
“The only person I haven’t worked with yet and we just found the song . I mean, I worked with him on other people’s songs, but me and him never had like, you know, one of the Montana hook,is Jay-Z. And we finally found the song so you know, you got the news first!” revealed French Montana to DJ Semtex. “So we just finally found song me and him been going back and forth, so hopefully that’ll go down.”
French continued how on the collaboration came together “I was playing this song for somebody in the studio, and the artist just grabbed me and just started wrinkling my shirt like “Yo! What is this?” And Jay-Z happened to see that and Jay-Z was like “Yo that record is crazy” You know what I’m saying? He was like “Yo let me get motivated to write a 16 on this real quick”
Listen to the full chat between DJ Semtex and French Montana below below: