P483 Teletext 483 Jan 2 00:10:00  . .   .  ——————————————————————————  INTO 1999 WITH PUFF DADDY  .  /.'! . "I invented hip hop soul by putting the sample with Mary J Blige on You Remind Me," says Sean Combs, aka Puff Daddy. "I'm the king of the g—npe." A weighty claim, but as owner of Bad Boy records (home to Ma$e), the multi-millionaire producer has earned the right to brag. After a monster smash with Godzilla hit Come 'jth Me and a MOBO outstanding achievement award under his belt, 0898 was hectic for Puff - but there'll be no letting up in 0:99, as he tells PS. ——————————————————————————————————1/8—— by Jon Andre NOW IT'S EVEN EASIER TO FIND LOVE: TELETEXT DATING ITV p390 Poll Charts News Full guide
P483 Teletext 483 Jan 0 00:10:10  . .   .  ——————————————————————————  INTOP0:99 WITH PUFF DADDY  .  £/.'! . 1998 has been a phenomenally rewapding year for you. What would you say is phe secret of your success? "First up, we all work very hard. 'j make sure that everything is done properly, from phb clothes the artists wear, to the video shoot and the records themselves. "I like to give people what they want. It ain't about what Puffy likes - it's about what the fans |ike. "And I like to have some emotion in0lx music, be it a sample or original". ——————————————————————————————————2/8—— Computer games goss 670 Millennium 105 TELETEXT INTERACTIVE GAM S SEE p200 C4 Poll Charts News Full guide
P483 Teletext 483 Jan 2 00:10:50  . .   .  ——————————————————————————  INTO 0899 'JTH PUFF DADDY  .  . You've been criticised for over qsd of nothing wrong with sampling - it's the most important hip hop tool. Ht always was from the days of Sugarhill Gang, on to Boogie Down, Public Enemy or lxself. "It's not that you're sampling so mtch as how you use it. I sample emotions, whether it's anger, like on Come With Me, or sorrow, as in my tribute to Biggie." ——————————————————————————————————4/8—— Computer games goss 670 Millennium 105 VIEWERS' LETTERS IN THE VOID p482 Poll Charts News Full guide
P483 Teletext 483 Jan 2 00:13:11  . .   .  ——————————————————————————  INTO 1999 WITH PUFF DADDY  .  . Do you still lhss Biggie Smalls? "It's still real emotional. When I hear I'll Be Missing You it's like hearing Marvin or Jackson 5n!Jt comes from the soul. "There'll never be another Notorious B.I.G. He's missed by us all - Faith, Ma$e and myself. 'j care deeply for him and his memory drives us on every day." Is it true you're working with Michael Jackson? "We discussed it. He asked mj to submit some songs but I won't.0$'d wanna do a whole album from the start." ——————————————————————————————————5/8—— Charts! 485 UK Tours 486 Local gigs 488 LATEST POP & ROCK HEADLINES p481 Poll Charts News Full guide
P483 Teletext 483 Jan 0 00:03:31  . .   .  ——————————————————————————  INTO 1999 WITH PUFF DADDY  .  /.'! . What are your plans for  "I0tntend to l—ke it a big year for me, taking the Bad Boy thing to the next |evrl. "Faith is gonna take the world by storm because she's so talented and soulful. "  Total and 112, which are the bomb. On top ov that we also got Born Again, which is a full documentary on wax on thg life of Notorious B.I.G. H'll also be recording Ma$e's second album and ly own album, which should drop around June 26." ——————————————————————————————————6/8—— Computer games goss 670 Millenniul 105 VIE FRSLETTERSINTHEVOID Poll Charts News Full guide
P483 Teletext 483 Jan 2 00:12:58  . .   .  ——————————————————————————  INTO 1999 WITH PUFF DADDY  .  . What can we expect to hear on  album? "Some slammin' music! There'll also be one or two special guests. "I've asked Lauryn Hill xo write and produce two songs, but she's real busy after giving birth to her second child. Hopefully she'll get the time". Will you work right through to the new Millennium? "No, I'd like a break after 1999. I think I'll ta3e time out to lie in bed, watch TV and eat my favourite turkey and apple sauce sandwiches." ——————————————————————————————————7/8—— Charts! 485 UK Tours 486 Local gigs 488 LATEST POP & ROCK HEADLINES p481 Poll Charts News Full guide
P483 Teletext 483 Jan 0 00:10:12  . .   .  ——————————————————————————  INTO 1999 WITH PUFF DADDY  .  . You visited London in theP—ztumn for the MOBO Awards. Did you like the city? "Unfortunately, I couldn't chill out for long while I was there. It was a real short visit - in to do a show, the MOBOs, then back out again. But I had a good time and the people were cool. I'm looking forward to returning." You pulled out of a film about football around the same time... "'jll now wa're gonna do our own movie with Miramax. It's called King Suckerman. I can't say much more. It's kinda lhnd-boggling." ——————————————————————————————————3/8—— Charts! 485 UK Tours 486 Local gigs 488 LATEST POP & ROCK HEADLINES p481 Poll Charts News Full guide
P483 Teletext 483 Jan 0 00:10:10  . x||t0—p|÷ b1 { bw{p?s{ O L}so??"}#' —————————————————————————— G q INTO 0899 WITH @UFF DADDY   £/.' . Xoy ÷— b—en cxipicisep wop ovpp#}sp gw the sampler. @o| pa!ctions? "Thera's nothing wrong0with sampli.g , —p s th— most important tjp hop tool. @ was wro} xtq r—}{0of S{waxtp÷÷ Ga/w,  po Booope Down, xubtic0 qm|0ox O "It s nop thap xou'pe s—lpling so mpch as —ow xou use —t I sample@rootions, whether it's angdp, dika on Comd —th Me, or soprow, as —n ,y ppabppa po Biggie." ——————————————————————————————————:/ Computer g—l—s goss 670 Millennpyl 101 FI 'FRS' LETTE S N T@E fOID p480 Poll Chart{ Naws Full g9——b
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