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  • Cold Chillin's Tyrone "Fly Ty" Williams: The Interview Posted on 09 September 2018

    Dubbed: The Interview that will Change HipHop as we know it. In Part One Tyrone" Fly Ty" Williams Founder of Cold Chillin Records.Talks about the conscious effort for the two blacks radio stations in New York (WBLS & 987Kissfm) In the mid 80's The Plot destroy rap music by the Majors. He details the accounts where Mr. Magic could of single handedly destroy the culture as we know it. He drops Gems on the Beef with UTFO and How Run Dmc almost didn't get signed to Profile.

    Part Two: Fly Ty talks about how there were only 4 Independent labels SugarHill being the most respected., How him and Russell Simmons and Andre Harrell shared an apartment to set off their labels. How he never wanted to start a label. Also how cocaine was the choice drug and more.


    Part Three: In this excerpt Tyrone "Fly Ty" Williams talks about starting his career with Legends , Frankie Crocker, Mr. Magic and a Young 16 yr old Marley Marl. Starting Mr. Magic's Rap Attack and more.

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