In this video, Baba Brinkman discusses his journey from fan of rap to professional rapper, and how he learned to write lyrics that flowed naturally. He talks about the importance of the experience of people reacting charismatically and intuitively to his music. He also discusses how he became interested in Chaucer's Canterbury Tales and how he developed his rap composition skills by writing poetry and composing 16 bar verses of hip-hop with multi-syllable rhyme scheme.
Baba Brinkman discusses the difficulty of writing a song, the most difficult song to write, and his proudest song. He also talks about how he combines science and hip hop to create unique rhymes.