In the second episode of #CRWN with Big K.R.I.T. and Elliott Wilson, presented by vitaminwater®, the Mississippi double-threat talks about getting his big break and signing his deal with Def Jam Records.
“I never really said a word to L.A. Reid. He just shook my hand and I just was smiling,” says KRIT. “They probably thought I was crazy. But the reason I was smiling was that in my mind it seemed too surreal that I was close to escaping poverty.”
KRIT also talks about how negative reviews motivated him, moving away from sampling and the influence of “Fringe” on his music. Watch the full video above!