Interviews

Nino Brown on Jesus Christ: "He Got a Little Gangsta in Him"

Before Cash Money Records, there were the Cash Money Brothers, a group of fictional New York City drug dealers whose criminal ascension during the '80s crack epidemic was masterminded by their leader, Nino Brown.

The New Jack City character, played by Wesley Snipes, has become an iconic rags-to-riches story in hip-hop culture, much like that of Al Pacino's Tony Montana.

More than 20 years later and over 1,000 miles from New York, DJ Khaled's We the Best have found their own Nino Brown.

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