Stalley combines intelligent lyricism with a blue collar work ethic and relatability. After a stint with Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group, he is forging his own path as an independent artist. Here's a look at Stalley as he discusses the Hip-Hop that shaped him into the artist he has become today. He talks about Tupac, Nas, Naughty By Nature, A Tribe Called Quest, The Roots, The Fugees and more. This is Where It All Began in Hip-Hop for Stalley.