I had the pleasure of meeting and talking with him on a few occasions back in the 1990s when I was in the book trade, and he was always friendly and very committed to great books and stories. The world of science fiction will really miss him.
The Problem w/kidz theze Dayz: DNX-SubSuperStratic Niner Irving (as published in LyfeStYle'n'VoguE/TimElifemegazine2362-BCRE)Submitted by Lenny Zero on Fri, 03/30/2007 - 00:13.
I'm hurdling nine-thousand feet per second through walls of sonic distortion with the world's oldest rap superstar. We're heading toward a massive wall of what appears to be asparagus.
"Ya like what ya like?" he asks as I snap back to consensus reality.
Oh yeah, I like.
So do lots of people. 36 million cans of DNX-SubSuperStratic Niner Irving sold last month.
Some like the old skool beats. Some like the hallucinations.
But the fact is, everyone wants them some Irving.
Q: What's it like to be a 121 year old icon?