ROY PURDY | Before They Were Famous - Pink And Green Glasses
Before They Were Famous
Before Roy Purdy would clock in 1.2 Million followers on Instagram, 754K on YouTube and another 1 Million fans on Facebook. Before Roy would get shoutouts from WorldStarHipHop, LADBible, Complex, Chris Brown, Kodak Black, and more. Before Roy Purdy would go viral on Facebook clocking in 30 Million views with his 'Mannequin Head Dance', 30 Million Views with his 'Roy Purdy Running Man Challenge' and another 20 Million on 'In New York I Milly Rock'.
Roy Purdy is an Instagram star in the purest sense. He raps, he dances, he skates, but most importantly he does numbers on the gram. The other day I got him in the studio for an interview and some insight into the man himself. Check it out and enjoyThank you MNML for sponsoring today’s interview. Visit mnml.la/NoJumper and use code NOJUMPER for 10% off.0:37 When people approach you in public what do they say1:29 Where are you from / growing up 2:46 80’s rock cover band / rapping 4:11 What rappers did you listen to young 5:35 How did you start making videos 7:29 Clothing/glasses8:51 First dance video 10:54 Video filming process 11:54 Backpack kid comparison 13:37 Videos getting deleted for music 13:53 When did you decided to move to LA15:01 Checking your dm’s 16:07 Your videos blowing up 16:35 Attention spans 18:04 The life of Roy Purdy current 21:48 Have you ever been in a fight 23:09 Adam death story 24:25 What are you parents up to26:18 Adam introducing you to Bloc Boy 27:47 Drip 29:07 Have you ever done a rail (skateboarding) 31.00 What have u been listening to / adlibs 33:20 Nail polish / glasses merch 34:03 What other instagram personalities do u hang with 35:49 Kandama39:17 Advice 42:29 Tour 44:11Adam finding music 45:36 Did you almost go on tour with kodak46:30 Shiggy 47:08 Roy playlist 48:30 What do you have planned for the rest of the year
Motoki is joined by viral dance sensation and living meme Roy Purdy who exposes just how big he is. They start beef and reveal their saddest moments all while hitting the shoot. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices