Nardwuar has dropped his first interview of 2017, and his guest is one of hip-hop's greatest young interlocutors: Vince Staples. In Vancouver for a show in support of last year's Prima Donna EP, Staples fields an array of thoughtful questions and takes kindly to the collector's merch given to him by The Human Serviette. 

During the nearly 11-minute back-and-forth, Staples explains how Ja Rule saved his life, and he takes the time to issue a PSA against the militant gangbanging culture of the '90s. 

Staples' sophomore album is reportedly dropping "very soon." Listen to his latest single, "BagBak," here