King Louie on Recording with Kanye, Getting Shot, Chicago Violence (Full Interview)

Chicago rapper King Louie came through for yet another VladTV interview, and this time around, he started off by detailing his life story, including how he got into rapping. From there, King Louie spoke about being one of the first rappers in his era to sign a major label deal, and he went on to reflect on the current state of hip-hop in Chicago. He then explained how social media has escalated various beefs throughout Chicago, leading to violence. King Louie also addressed being shot himself and the importance of moving the right way around Chicago. Moving along, King Louie spoke about his friendship with Kanye and working on various projects, leaving Epic Records, and working with G Herbo. To hear more, including new projects he’s working on, hit the full interview above.

King Louie & Vlad Agree to Disagree After Arguing Throughout the Interview (Part 15)

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Part 14: https://youtu.be/AEKgtAkiQXw
Part 1: https://youtu.be/O64Omo_cnvs
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In this clip, King Louie spoke about music he’s soon to be releasing, adding that he has plans to drop more music like he did early in his career. After revealing that Queen Key is goign to be one of the only features on his upcoming project, King Louie went on to continue his debate with DJ Vlad about people living reckless lives. Both agreed that they could agree to disagree, and DJ Vlad assured King Louie that he was never laughing at him during the interview. To hear more, including King Louie’s thoughts on gun violence and social media, hit the above clip.

King Louie Gets Upset at Vlad Saying Most Rappers Die in Their Own City (Part 14)

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Part 13: https://youtu.be/2hQB0ZO6DRU
Part 1: https://youtu.be/O64Omo_cnvs
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In this clip, King Louie debated with Vlad about longer lives being the result of living a cautious life, or if it’s just fate. The conversation went from speaking about seatbelts, which King Louie says he wears because of tickets, and then they spoke about the dangers of living in your hometown once you make it big. To hear more, including King Louie’s thoughts on the military, hit the above clip.

King Louie & Vlad Continue to Argue about Danger Staying in Chicago (Part 13)

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Part 12: https://youtu.be/_Dkc6tFR-TQ
Part 1: https://youtu.be/O64Omo_cnvs
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In this clip, King Louie briefly reflected on the murder of ZackTV and how his death reverberated throughout the hip-hop scene Chicago. King Louie also gave his take on the murder of FBG Duck which led to a tense exchange between him and Vlad.

King Louie on Leaving Epic, Signing to G-Herbo’s Label Machine (Part 12)

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Part 11: https://youtu.be/d8IW5vaiD0k
Part 1: https://youtu.be/O64Omo_cnvs
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In this clip, King Louie detailed leaving Epic Records through a contract buyout and moving onto Machine. He explained how signing with Machine was a breath of fresh air and now he’s with a label that not only knows him and his music but provides the artist space to freely create.

King Louie on Getting Shot Again 3 Months Later, This Time in the Head (Part 11)

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Part 10: https://youtu.be/CBLbuKE9_e8
Part 1: https://youtu.be/O64Omo_cnvs
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In this clip, King Louie recounted the second shooting he was the victim of in 2015 just before Christmas. He talked about his reaction to the incident and detailed how he managed to stay calm as he ran back into the house and waited for medical assistance. King Louie said that shooting made his life flash before his eyes like the movies and that was the instance he went into survival mode.

King Louie on Not Moving Out of Chicago After Getting Shot At 60 Times (Part 10)

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Part 9: https://youtu.be/BvrE-pWeWII
Part 1: https://youtu.be/O64Omo_cnvs
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In this clip, King Louie spoke about why he chose not to leave Chicago after getting shot at 60 times. This led to King Louie and Vlad debating whether you’re more likely to be a victim of violence in Chicago as opposed to anywhere else.

King Louie on Him & His Brother Being Shot After 60 Bullets Hit His Car (Part 9)

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Part 8: https://youtu.be/LgR7-3GwnvU
Part 1: https://youtu.be/O64Omo_cnvs
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King Louie spoke on an instance where he and his brother were targeted in a shooting, with the artist noting that about 60 bullets hit his car. King Louie went on to say his brother was hit, and talked about the importance of not panicking. Take a look above.

King Louie on If His Song ‘To Live & Die in Chicago’ Foreshadowed Violence (Part 8)

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Part 7: https://youtu.be/aZ1J-jAmGpo
Part 1: https://youtu.be/O64Omo_cnvs
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In this clip, King Louie discussed why he considers himself the 2Pac of Chicago and how his track "To Live and Die in Chicago" was a foreshadowing of violence brought against him. He also recounted being shot at 60 times in 2015 while leaving the studio and luckily only getting struck in the leg.

King Louie Describes What a Kanye West Studio Session Is Like (Part 7)

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Part 6: https://youtu.be/DLLQumB5w94
Part 1: https://youtu.be/O64Omo_cnvs
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In this clip, King Louie spoke about what session with Kanye West consists. Louie detailed working on YEEZUS with West while in Paris, and also spoke on when they met up in Wyoming. Along with that, King Louie talked about when West shouted him out on the “Don’t Like” remix.