Celebrity Interviews

Onyx Talks Jam Master Jay, Tupac In the Tunnel, Acting, Fans Head Butting Them & Battle Rapping


Legendary Queens group, Onyx stopped by Sway in the Morning to talk about their new album, #WakeDaFucUp. Firs the duo shared memories with Run DMC’s Jam Master Jay and the lessons of originality that they learned from him. They went on to share their experience with Tupac in the Tunnel. They both also spoke about the times they appeared as actors on the show “Moesha” and the movie Next Friday. Onyx continued on discussing their encounters with excited fans and Fredro Starr also revealed his plans to battle rap another emcee in Atlanta. Be sure to pick up Onyx’s new album, #WakeDaFucUp available now.

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