For two decades, Nelly has dominated the music landscape with a dynamism that is unquestionably unique.
Over the course of his illustrious career, the St. Louis native has blended Hip-Hop, Pop, and even Country to monumental success and has amassed a catalog of classics as well as a winning streak that are undeniable.
Fittingly, then, Nelly has been unveiled as the recipient of the I Am Hip Hop Award at the 2021 BET Hip Hop Awards.
Ahead of the broadcast, That Grape Juice‘s Chet Kincaid sat down with the trailblazer who opened up about his journey, impact, new music, and much more.
Watch the interview above and be sure to tune in to the 2021 BET Hip Hop Awards tomorrow (October 5) on BET at 9pm ET/PT.