Shawn is the host of The Cipher, a critically acclaimed hip-hop podcast that conducts in-depth interviews with the genre’s most interesting and important figures.
Shawn is also the former editor-in-chief of Rap Genius, and has written about music and culture for The Atlantic, Vibe, The Source, GQ, Esquire, The Sondheim Review, and more.
I deserve to have peace.
I deserve to be happy and smiling." Cudi acknowledged that he wouldn't be around to promote his upcoming releases (his upcoming album Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin' recently had its release delayed due to sample clearance issues).
"The album is still on the way," he promised, adding that he also still hopes to perform at ComplexCon on Nov.