The OuttaTownClowns are pleased to present Ross Geiger’s exclusive interview with Phreshy Duzit. Signed to Atlantic Records, this bright, young rapper out of Brooklyn is currently in the process of preparing to drop his debut album. Phreshy already owns and operates his own record label entitled “Self Made Celebrity” and dropped his highly anticipated mixtape, “No Assembly Required”, this past year. As his popularity continues to sky rocket, Phreshy has been featured in songs by mainstream artists such as Colby O’Donis, Trey Songz, and was recently in the studio with J. Cole.
Along with being one of the hottest young artists in the rap game, Phreshy Duzit is also an avid NBA fan. Ross caught up with Phreshy to talk NBA hoops as well as what the his future has in store. Check it out:
RG: What’s your favorite NBA team?
Phreshy: I was always a Sixers fan but as of lately I’ve been a fan of the Celtics.
RG: Being from New York (and maybe even a Knicks fan) what are your thoughts on Amare Stoudemire and the Knicks as whole this upcoming season? Will it be another disappointing season or is this Knicks team a borderline playoff team?
Phreshy: I think they’re slowly making the right moves to be a powerful team. I think they’ll make the playoffs, it should be a good look for the city.
RG: Who’s your favorite player in the league and why?
Phreshy: Iverson has and will always be my favorite player, now that he’s taking time off I like Kevin Durant.
RG: What are your thoughts on the hype surrounding rookie sensation John Wall form his on the court skills to his own “John Wall” dance?
Phreshy: That dude’s incredible. Enough said. I just seen a little kid “John Wallin” on YouTube, so it must be the next best thing.
RG: In your opinion, who are the top 3 players in the league today?
Phreshy: Lebron, Kobe & D. Wade…. Not in any particular order though… Haha
RG: What’s your take on the whole LeBron James decision to join up with NBA stars in Miami?
Phreshy: I’m not mad at the decision, I’m just mad at everybody hoppin’ on the Miami bandwagon.
RG: Who are you predicting to win the NBA Championship?
RG: Being “Phresh” yourself, what team has the freshest jerseys?
Phreshy: Celtics. Classic
RG: Do you wear jerseys?
Phreshy: No longer wearing jerseys… That was when I was in Middle School.
RG: Ever considered writing a song with hopes to get it in an NBA video game?
Phreshy: Yea, definately. You’ll hear some in next years video games.
RG: When does the debut album drop?
Phreshy: Single dropping this month. EP dropping in December and the Album will be set to release probably about 6 months after.
RG: Any basketball references in the album? If so, can you hook us up with one basketball-related punch line?
Phreshy: Get that EP, you’ll hear a couple!
RG: Well thanks for your time Phresh!
Phreshy: Appreciate it fam.