…And Punk Rock Was All About Going To Church and Doing Your Homework On Time
Kevin Liles, Executive Vice President of the Warner Music Group, quoted in the Styles section of Sunday’s New York Times.
“When the boss says to me you’re not educated enough, you don’t have the right degrees, I’m going to work an extra four years in that same position to learn everything about that company, so the people will have no reason not to give me that job. That’s hip-hop.”
Liles is author – with Samantha Marshall – of ‘Make It Happen: The Hip-Hop Generation Guide To Success.’ Other tips surely include: How Shining Shoes will Make You The Next Jay-Z. Liles is pictured here in his chauffeur-driven black BMW750, that vital hip-hop accoutrement.