Tyga Talks Creating 'Taste,' Calls Kanye West's Praise Of the Video 'Dope': Watch

Tyga Talks Creating 'Taste,' Calls Kanye West's Praise Of the Video 'Dope': Watch


In this week’s episode of “How It Went Down,” Streets Talkin caught up with Tyga to seek out out the story behind his track “Taste,” how Offset joined the challenge and which fellow rapper known as the track’s visuals the “finest video of all time.”

Tyga tells Streets Talkin that “Taste” was the second or third track he created in a single night time and that it got here to life following a nightclub break he took in between recording. Upon returning to the studio – together with “a bunch of ladies and homies” – Tyga heard a “actual sluggish” beat that producer D.A. Doman was enjoying.

The rapper sped up the beat then started freestyling over it, he explains, including, “I all the time prefer to report the very first thing that involves my thoughts once I hear one thing so I got here up with like the primary 4 bars…I did the track in in all probability 30 minutes. Some beats simply carry out that spirit in you and it was only a cake stroll.”

Tyga additionally chats in regards to the track’s music video, explaining that after they shot it, he knew it “felt proper.”

“We dropped it the primary day and all of the reactions, prefer it was loopy,” he continues. “It bought like, I don't know…one million views like the primary day, one thing loopy…Kanye hit me up and he was like, ‘Man, that is the most effective video of all time.’”

“That was cool that he checked the video out [as] quickly because it got here out,” Tyga provides, “And he was like on it, like one of many first individuals on it so, that was dope.”

In the video, which you’ll watch above, you may be taught much more about how Tyga created “Taste,” together with how he bought Offset concerned within the challenge and the way they ended up filming collectively at a skating rink in Atlanta.