“Q-Tip flew to Atlanta with Ali Shaheed Muhammad, we all met at Dre’s house,” Big Boi told hosts Laura Stylez and Peter Rosenberg. “We got to the point of picking out beats for the album. Then, some kind of way, everybody started doing stuff, and then Phife… you know. It definitely was happening, though.”
Watch the Hot 97 interview below (Big Boi’s comments about the collaboration happen at around the 8:30 mark).
Big Boi’s most recent album Boomiverse was released last week. Listen to it here.