DJ Quik Has More Jewels to Drop on Death Row Demise, Lost MPC and Kendrick Lamar

DJ Quik: “I Witnessed Some A** Whippings You Wouldn’t Believe.”

Hip Hop legend DJ Quik never minces words. So when AHH caught up with the super producer/rapper last week at the Gentleman Jack Whiskey’s 6th annual Art, Beats + Lyrics art and music exhibition at the legendary, Compound nightclub in Atlanta, Quik was ready to talk.

He recently made headlines after offering a handsome reward for his stolen MPC was stolen. “I had all of the drum sounds I used for Eminem, Jay Z, Truth Hurts and 50 Cent,” said Quik. He also touched on his Death Row past and Kendrick Lamar being the future.

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On Death Row

“Death Row was fun when the money was being spent but it wasn’t fun when N*ggas started to get violent and fight, tear up the studio, and come running through there with guns.”

On the Young Homie Kendrick Lamar

“I knew Kendrick Lamar was going to be a beast; I didn’t know that he was going to take over the whole game.”

In this exclusive video interview, Dj Quik calls out a few people, describes  Suge Knight fight, recalls his most iconic moments, and his work with the “youngsters” Kendrick Lamar, Problem, and Dom Kennedy.