Summer sixteen belongs to Drake. While “One Dance” holds the spot for song of the summer, the Toronto rapper is king of the hip-hop tour circuit. The 47-date Summer Sixteen tour kicked off in July at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin and recently touched ground in New York City for four sold-out nights at Madison Square Garden. The hot ticket of the season has shown Drake as a solo force, hip-hop’s biggest team player and his own one-man publicity machine.
RZA and Banks' simpatico back-and-forth -- and shared propensity to go on tangents -- was on full display when they stopped by Billboard’s New York office to discuss their joint studio effort "Anything But Words," sex robots and politics.