On November 29, AllHipHop.com had the pleasure and privilege of being on the set for the video shoot of Lazarus and Royce’s “Underdog” clip. Between rapping next to flaming barrels and hitting listeners with punch lines as hard as hooks inside an actual boxing ring, the two Detroit lyricists chopped it up with us and discussed everything from the video itself to D12’s recently released mix tape, and even Billboard’s controversial list of the 10 greatest emcees of all-time.
The connections between rap and boxing are undeniable, and the “Underdog” video will serve as another outstanding example of how they’re kindred spirits. The clip officially drops January 1st, and here are Laz and Royce talking about, among other things, why it’s something not to be missed. Check it out!