Jasmine Guy was filling in for Monie Love in-studio, when she discussed where she was and how she felt when she first heard Biggie‘s lyric, “Jasmine Guy was fly, Mariah Carey‘s kinda scary,” in his song “Just Playin’” She explains that she was never so much attuned into the rap scene as much as she was to R&B, and how that lyric made it to her via one of her “A Different World” cast mates.
She also talks about the first time she saw her name get used for the Soul Train Scramble, and feeling grateful that her name was used in such a positive way in a popular rap song. Click on the audio player to hear more from this exclusive interview on the “Ed Lover Show.”
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Jasmine Guy On The First Time She Heard Her Name In Biggie’s “Just Playin'” [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] was originally published on edlovershow.com