Does 20 years of work earn you any respect? I guess these days it doesn’t.

I hear you on Ace Hood, but that’s such a small thing in the grand view of DJ Khaled’s career.

But look, in the music business you’re only as hot as your last hit, and in rap artists don’t care that much about hits anymore — they care about moving the culture — so that puts Khaled at a disadvantage.

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