T.O.N.E.-z talks ‘Justified’ season 5, new song ‘Boom,’ music and the caucasian Dr Dre
T.O.N.E.-z is first ever rapper to be nominated for an Emmy Award with Long Hard Times To Come, the unforgettable theme song to the hit show Justified.
“It’s a nice jump off,” he says during an interview with The Global Dispatch of having the song in the first episode. He discusses working with Rench and their unique sound – Gangstagrass.
T.O.N.E.-z discusses appearing in a couple of the Justified episodes (one in season 3, one in season 4) alongside Mykelti Williamson, who played Limehouse. T.O.N.E.-z plays Barnes, one of his henchmen.
The discussion returns to music, his projects, the inspiration of Michael Jackson and Jim Morrison. Lastly, T.O.N.E.-z drops a great story about the collaboration of an East Coast artist with a West Coast producer, which leads to his nicknamed for his producer – The Caucasian Dre.
Listen to the full interview below.
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