Bay Area native IAMSU has done an exceptional job at pushing the Cali based sound to the masses while also managing to becoming the new face of the Bay Area. Before gearing up for the Under The Influence of Music Tour, He chops it up with 106 KMEL’s Shay Diddy to discuss his favorite sneakers, How his Mother feels about his rap career, as well as what is was like meeting Wiz Khalifa for the first time.

IAMSU will share the stage with artist such as Wiz Khalifa, Jeezy, Sage The Gemini and many more on the Under The Influence of Music Tour which hits the Bay Area on August 22. To hear why Iamsu feels he's the best rapper in the Bay Area, Click on the Video below.

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