Before he was a billionaire Jay-Z was out in the streets. According to Jeezy, the father of three knows how to get busy with his fists.
During an appearance on TV One’s “Uncensored” Jeezy opened up about his relationship with the hip-hop mogul and recalled a moment Hov had his back after his team got locked up due to an “incident.”
“Around the time we went on tour together, I had an incident, it happened when my whole crew got locked up. For the rest of the tour I was coming to do my show by myself. “I ain’t have no stage manager, I ain’t have no manager, no nothing. Just me,” he reminisced about the time his label turned its back on him. “They wouldn’t pick up my calls, they wasn’t trying to hear what I was saying.
Hov called me.”
He continued “that’s why I really rock with him. A lot of people don’t know, we done been in some fistfights and everything. Some things popped off in Vegas,” he said without going into too much detail. “I gotta say, Hov’s got hands, ’cause we was getting down. We was back to back. I hear his assistant say, ‘Jay, get in the car!’ and he was like ‘I ain’t leaving Jeezy!’ I was like, I rock with him.”
The 44-year old continued to elaborate on why he has so much respect for his “Seen It All” collaborator.
“For me, I just respect somebody who has enough respect for themselves not to lose their integrity to please people. That’s the biggest thing I see in him.”
ain’t have no manager, no nothing. Just me,” Jeezy reminisced. He went on to say Hov had done that a few times, even in serious situations where indictments were handed down and his record label “turned they back on” him.
They wouldn’t pick up my calls, they wasn’t trying to hear what I was saying. Hov called me,” said Jeezy. “