02nd Jan2018

Forbes: Inside The Surreal, Cool And Entertaining World Of A$AP Mob

by @Djordje

Hanging with ASAP Mob, the collective that features ASAP Rocky, ASAP Ferg, ASAP Twelvvy, ASAP Nast and ASAP Ant, is unlike any other experience in music. How cool are ASAP Mob? We are backstage in a dressing room before their show at L.A.’s Shrine Auditorium when Rocky leaves the room for just a moment.

When he comes back in he is joined by rapper Schoolboy Q and actor John C. Reilly, who appears on the group’s Cozy Tapes Vol. 2, among others. Just another Tuesday night in the very unique, entertaining and kind of surreal Mob world.

However, the most entertaining and engaging part is listening to the way they interact with each other. When Rocky refers to them as family it does not feel like hyperbole. They joke with each other like family for certain. Perhaps that is why they admit that they are more reluctant to play their solo music for each other, because they care so much what the others think

It’s just one of the many fascinating things that come out in getting to hang backstage with ASAP Mob.

Steve Baltin: How does it feel to be named the “Flyest Human Being Alive”?

ASAP Rocky: I’m not a human being, I try to tell them. Fergie, we not human.

Baltin: So what are you then?

Rocky: Man, we extra-terrestrials. We not extra, we extra-terrestrial. I don’t know, I’m still trying to figure that out.

Continue reading on Forbes.