Interview: Tech N9ne Opens Up About Past Drug Addiction


In part 2 of our 2015 interview with Tech N9ne, the rapper takes us back to some of his darker days, recalling his worst memories when on shrooms, ecstasy and other drugs. The rapper details a particularly disturbing story of being high on pills in front of his young children, a key factor in making him quit drugs altogether.

However, Tech does reveal that he started smoking weed again not too long ago, and compares the experience of how smoking is now to how it was in the past.

We always make an effort to incorporate questions about mental health in our interviews whenever appropriate. It's always been a goal of ours to try and enlighten people, show them there is a light at the end of the tunnel. To anyone struggling with some form of addiction, take the time to check this out, it might make you think.

In part 1 of our new interview with Tech N9ne, he discussed some details about his upcoming Strangeulation II album, revealed which Special Effects song he originally wanted Jay-Z and Lenny Kravitz on, and updated us on the status of the verse he had returned to Eminem:

Pre-Order Tech N9ne’s Strangeulation II here and stay tuned for the third and final part of this interview dropping later this month!