REAL Story Behind Kanye West’s Iconic ‘Greatest Moment Of Your Hip Hop Life’ Moment

Rosenberg vs Kanye West | Hot 97 The Chronicles

In the premiere episode, Rosenberg looks back at some of his most awkward moments at HOT 97, more specifically his encounters with Kanye West during the early part of his career, and how it has evolved over the years.

He recalls a time he caught Ye following an interview walking to the elevator and asked when he would hop on a DJ Premier beat, when the rapper had already put a verse on the “Classic (Remix).” It also goes into the Chicago rapper’s classic appearance on Juan Ep!

HOT 97: The Chronicles is a brand new series produced by in which our personalities, and DJ’s share the true story behind some of HOT 97’s iconic moments in our history.

Watch episode one below.