The intelligent gangsta persona that Ice Cube began to embody in the late 1980s and early 1990s was carried on by Saigon a decade and a half later. Sai simultaneously comes off as the hardest and smartest guy in the room — something for which Cub...
The hip hop icon has influenced rappers from three decades.
Joe Budden has a knack for upsetting rappers with single lines. When he mentioned Saigon in a simile on "Roll Call," the Brooklyn MC took offense, which resulted in him and Budden each recording numerous diss tracks. The beef was ultimately squas...
Collaborating with old rivals is a sign of moving on.
The Backroom: Saigon hits The Backroom. (2/6/2013)
Tweet: "Atleast I know if Tupac was alive he would be riding with ME. The s--- he is saying is more applicable now than back then."
Saigon thinks he and Tupac would've been buddies.
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