‘I Look Up To Jay’ – Tech N9ne On Jay-Z And Hip Hop’s Influence [Video]

Nov 12 2012

Tech N9ne Praises Jay-Z

When it comes to elite emcees, Tech N9ne knows who to keep an eye on.

While in the UK for his European Tour, Tech N9ne sat down with Semtex TV for a brand new interview that reveals just who the Kansas City King considers to be the best in the game.

Speaking on his favorite lyricists, Tech takes a moment to show respect for the likes of Eminem, Slaughterhouse, Chino XL, Talib Kweli, Rick Ross, and even Jay-Z, going so far as to say he looks up to the hip hop titan.

Tech also weighs in on hip hop’s influence and whether or not it impacted the recent election by recalling a time when hip hop was said to be a fad.

With a deep love for his craft and admiration for his peers, Tech N9ne is keeping himself sharp and making sure he’s mentioned among the best.



  • What do you think about hip hop’s influence?
  • Did it affect the election?

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