One of my managers asked me if there was a cover I’d like to do and so I was like “Oh yeah!He suggested I try that, that would be fun to try out! But this record isn’t just about the bottles and models.This one looks at the “strange, surreal window of time where the best bad decisions get made,” as G-Eazy relates.When Gillum was around 12 years old, his mother began dating a woman named Melissa Mills.This initially confused and embarrassed Gillum, who could not comprehend the change in his mother's personal life.Gillum moved in with his grandparents in Berkeley, California.They later moved to North Oakland, although Gillum continued to attend school in Berkeley.
I'm fine with today You pretty as [bad word] and I'm tryna slay "Let's do this right now" is what I'm trying to say I can tell you don't love him, you're dying to stray I do not give a [bad word] 'bout your ex I'm not looking for love, I'm just looking for Tension between us had me feeling vexed Then she sent me a text...
What made you want to take on such an amazing and influential song that has such a historic background and has been so influential to so many people?
About a year ago one of my friends who I’ve worked with a lot—G Eazy—he suggested that I cover that song, he’s obviously a huge Johnny Cash fan and within the last month or two remembered that he had suggested that.
His first major-label album, These Things Happen, was released on June 23, 2014.
The album peaked at number 3 on the US Billboard 200.