Nicki Minaj Collaborator Labrinth On How Big Pun And The Beatles Inspired ‘Majesty’

When Nicki Minaj released Queen on Friday, the album included a predictable cast of A-list guest vocalists — acts like Future, The Weeknd, Ariana Grande and Lil Wayne. But one singer on Queen is less well-known to American listeners: Labrinth, who co-wrote, co-produced and sang on “Majesty,” a schizophrenic, hard-hitting record with an astoundingly fast verse from Eminem.

Labrinth has already developed a fan base in the UK; learn more about him and his influence on the US hip-hop scene here.