Listen Live
97.9 The Beat Featured Video

Headlines often provide some controversy to associate with the name Lil Yachty, so Headkrack went on a quest to understand the man behind the name. Lil Yachty opened up about being the one who made it big out of his group of friends, and how he fell into the rap game. He talks about meeting famous people, and which songs he prefers to perform at his shows.

Sign Up For Our Newsletter!

Plus, he talks about which of his rap contemporaries he’s cool with, and why he feels like people have a hard time accepting him. Click on the audio player to hear more in this exclusive interview on “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show.”

Listen to “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” LIVE weekdays from 6-10pm EST.

RELATED: Hip Hop Spot: Why Lil Yachty Is Smarter Than We Thought He Was [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO]

RELATED: Hip-Hop Spot: Why Lil Yachty Has The Right To His Opinion About Biggie [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO]

RELATED: Lil Yachty Responds To Anderson .Paak’s Hip-Hop History Comments

Lil Yachty On Why He Feels Other Rappers Have A Hard Time Accepting Him [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]  was originally published on