Cypress Hill, the legendary hiphop group that is headlining 420 Vancouver 2019, has been causing a lot of buzz in the city and the Vancouver Park Board is attempting to quit them from performing.
As opposed to the Vancouver Park Board, the Hollywood Stroll of Fame recognized these hiphop legends, providing Cypress Hill its incredibly personal star on Hollywood Boulevard.
TMZ caught up with Cypress Hill to ask them how it felt about becoming the very first Latino American hiphop group to get their personal star,and if the totally free concert at 420 Vancouver will proceed as planned, regardless of the efforts of the Vancouver Park Board to shut it down.
Transcript beneath. Edited for length and clarity.
TMZ: What went by means of your head when you heard you have been going to get this honour?
Sen Dog: It is some thing you in no way anticipate to come about. We anticipate to sell gold or platinum records but we in no way anticipated this to come about to us. I was blown away and shocked.
B Actual: We utilised to stroll these streets as young males seeking at all these stars coming up as we have been in the hiphop culture as b-boys and ultimately rappers and djs and stuff like that. It is an honour.
TMZ: Certainly you guys are legends. What do you assume of this Vancouver Park Board attempting to cancel your 420 concert?
B Actual: It is what it is. All through our profession we’ve faced these sorts of obstacles and nevertheless currently you see that we do but we nevertheless retain pushing on.
TMZ: Just after 30 years, you guys are having a star currently, is it nevertheless required to attempt and cancel a concert?
What’s going to come about, are you guys going to go by means of with it?
Sen Dog: Of course.
B Actual: Most most likely.
TMZ: Now that weed is largely legal do you assume 420 is becoming overrated as a vacation?
B Actual: It is not overrated, it is just becoming far more. It began incredibly tiny and now it is celebrated everywhere. Even overseas, which at very first didn’t get why we’d celebrate a stoner vacation- now they celebrate. It is fantastic to see folks celebrating it everywhere.
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Featured image courtesy of NME.