A new step in the direction of American breakthrough for the Sint-Niklase rapper? “This can only do wonders for your credibiliteit.’
What do Humble of Kendrick Lamar, Am I Wrong by Anderson .Paak, Chantaje of Shakira and Tokyo Drift of the St. Niklazenaar Woodie Smalls have in common? They adorn all on the soundtrack of NBA 2k18, a hyperpopulair basketgame that on september 19, true.
“I think it’s really crazy’, “respond” to the rapper in The Standard. “I play myself from a young age, NBA 2K, just like my friends. It is great that people will play games with my music in the background.”
‘The Benelux division of 2K Games approached us,” says manager Stijn Maris. “They stopped last year Call me on of Lil’ Small in their soundtrack.’ Maris expects a lot of Smalls’ passage: ‘If your number is played between Kendrick Lamar and Future that can only do wonders for your credibiliteit.’
In an earlier interview with Knack Focus gave Maris that Smalls’ ambitions are high: ‘He wants to make on the international stage. But if there is in the Belgian hip-hop is someone who would be able to deliver abroad, then he is the well, I think. I notice that there are abroad a great deal of interest for him.”
Read the full interview with Stijn Maris here.
Woodie Smalls is not the first Belgian on a gamesoundtrack.Four years ago, you could in Grand Theft Auto V to a full radio station Soulwax listen.