Hit-Boy Talks Kanye Drama, Teases Benny The Butcher Album & More
By a show of hands, it’s likely that Hit-Boy would be unanimously voted as one of 2020s reigning production MVPs. Having produced Nas’ return to form with King’s Disease and a few choice cuts on Big Sean’s Detroit 2, it feels like Hit-Boy’s sound has come to define part of the year’s sonic landscape. And with another full album with Benny The Butcher on the way, that repertoire is only set to expand. Today, Hit slid through Apple Music to chop it up with Ebro Darden, and together they touched base on some of his noteworthy moves.
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When asked about the anticipated Benny album, Hit-Boy keeps it brief but tantalizing all the same. “I did the whole album,” he reveals. “I got a couple of co-producers, just some homies I be cooking beats with, but I did every beat on the album.” He does, however, open up further on the recent situation with Kanye, which found him stepping up to speak his piece on the matter. “I don’t know what the real issue is,” he admits….