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AK 69 Talks To Laura Stylez About Being The Jay-Z Of Japan [VIDEO]

Laura Stylez and Cipha Sounds talks to Japanese hip hop import, AK 69, about being labeled the “Jay-Z” of Japan.

AK is one of the most successful independent hip-hop artist the country has seen, winning many awards from MTV and Billboard Japan , and earned more than 1,000,000 downloads on his single, “And I Love You So”, which is off of his certified gold album, The Cartel From Streets.

The Japanese native is now working on his seventh album, The Independent King and has a DVD to accompany the release.

AK is now going international and trying to make his mark here in the U.S, so watch this interview and learn more about this Japanese sensation:

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