22 Savage on Baton Rouge Hypnotized with Hatred, Status of Murder Case

In this clip from 22 Savage’s interview with VladTV, the comedian-turned-rapper talks about Webbie bringing the term “savage” to hip hop, having haters from his home city of Baton Rouge, and giving back to his community. 22 Savage notes that Baton Rouge artists are notorious for not coming together: They’re “crabs in a bucket,” he says, “N****s are hypnotized with hatred.” 22 also mentions how his name began as a parody of 21 Savage, and briefly discusses his pending murder case. Watch above.