Kehlani On Her Breakout Single With Chance

The First One

01-04-2021 • 42 min

DJ Khaled calls the R&B artist Kehlani ‘an icon in the making,’ and in this week’s episode of “The First One”, it’s clear why. The Oakland native goes deep on working with H.E.R and Zendaya as teenagers, her time on America's Got Talent, her friendship with Nick Cannon, and the blessing of motherhood. Plus, Kehlani tells the stories behind hustling to make her Cloud 19 mixtape, her history as a ghostwriter, her breakout single with Chance The Rapper, and how Drake named her latest album, “It Was Good Until It Wasn't.”

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