Excuse Bow Wow if he's got a chip on his shoulder these days.
Tne 24-year old is about to drop his seventh studio album, has made countless hits and still doesn't get his just props. At least that's how he feels.
In a recent interview Bow vented about his status in the game and why he feels like he's in the same league as Eminem and Jay-Z.
"I feel like a lot of dudes who get recognition in the game, I've been doing it longer than them and I think people are stuck in the right now, that they forget about the past and that's one thing that I don't do," Bow Wow said. "That's a discredit to somebody's past and especially their numbers, because like [Jay-Z] said: 'They don't lie, stats don't lie.' I just get tired of that sometimes, when you work so hard and you're passionate about what you do, you want to get acknowledged for it. Other than Eminem and Jay-Z, I can't tell you another rapper who has sold out Madison Square Garden five times, besides me! I'm in that bracket, but people won't say that because they are so caught up with the past and Lil' Bow Wow and are not focused on the current."
Does he have a valid point. Do you consider Bow Wow in the same league as Em and Hov?
"Beat is wack? nah son you irrelevant! The ladies be loving this track. This be getting more spins than Fat Joe's all the way up! Yeah 50 could have had a better verse and seemed like he just put it together real quick but the point was he put…"