VIDEO: SKEE LIVE Ep. 12 Recap w/ Jason Derulo, Rick Ross, Mark Ecko & More


Episode 12 of SKEE LIVE showcased the talents of singer Jason Derulo as he joined long-time friend and AXS TV host DJ Skee for an exclusive interview. Bringing his special brand of energy to the stage, Derulo opened the show with his smash hits “Marry Me” and “Talk Dirty.” With so much to discuss, the singer shared details on everything from his early days in Miami, getting his big break by working with Cassie and Sean Kingston, his creative process in the studio and explains Hip Hop is in his roots. Derulo also revealed to DJ Skee that early in his career he almost signed with Cash Money, Konvict and Bad Boy Records.

The multi-talented artist made it a point to clarify to viewers that his music not only is universal but authentic and will always remain a reflection of who he truly is. During his lengthy one-on-one with DJ Skee, Derulo would go on to address plenty of other topics such as his fashion inspirations, touring with Black Eyed Peas and Lady Gaga, his relationship with singer Jordin Sparks, overcoming a potential career ending neck injury and so much more. Derulo also did the honors of closing out SKEE LIVE with a performance of “The Other Side.”

Fans were treated to an exclusive interview with Rick Ross as the MMG general discussed his upcoming Mastermind LP, his thoughts on collaborating with other artists and revealed he was behind enticing Kanye West to sign Pusha T to G.O.O.D. Music. This week’s episode featured veteran producer Om’mas Keith as the Queens native shared some of his production credits and gave viewers insight on how he was able to get his start in music.

“Off The Top” showcased the skills of rap artist Smart Guy Chevelle in his Dylan Bergstrom directed visual. Fashion designer and entrepreneur, Marc Ecko, caught up with SKEE LIVE cameras for a special interview and brought viewers up-to-speed with everything he’s recently had his hands in and more. Ecko speaks on his time in college, getting his start with air brushing shirts and his inspiration behind creating Complex Magazine.

Alternative band Atlas Genius grabbed the spotlight for this week’s “Spotlight” segment. Episode 12 of SKEE LIVE also featured commentary from DJ Skee as he showcased several pairs of rare sneakers and took it upon himself to initiate a dialogue concerning the need to design so many shoes with a specific theme in mind. Tune into SKEE LIVE every Tuesday at 7 p.m. (PST) and 10 p.m. (EST) to watch it all go down only on AXS TV.

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