"What I can tell you about Summertime '06 is that you've never heard it before," explained Vince Staples in a recent interview with The 405's Samantha O'Connor. "That might be a good thing, that might be a bad thing, but I'm not focused on good, bad, successful or unsuccessful. I'm more focused on the impact it will have culturally and shifting the identity of a place that I know very well and that the world thinks that they know."

You can find out if he was successful (sorry) right now thanks to NPR. Summertime '06 is released on June 30th.