GRANTLAND: At one point there was talk of you working with Kanye?
 

MADLIB: I don’t know what happened. Maybe he didn’t wanna pay my fee, or maybe he didn’t wanna go in that direction. Probably the money thing, he wanted to put his name on my— I actually don’t wanna talk about that. A lot of people record over my music and it don’t come out.

— Q&As: Madlib and Freddie Gibbs