Akon is co-signing NOLA rapper Young Greatness, but also discussed his role in the careers of T Pain, Lady Gaga, Young Jeezy, and more. Greatness explained his journey to where he’s come with his smash hit single “Moolah,” as well as how he and Akon linked up.

Akon talked about returning back to music in 2016, but the singer stated “I had to secure future first.” The multi-platinum singer/songwriter owns an energy company in Africa, in which he refers to as “social entrepreneurship.” Akon even addressed his opportunity to sign super-star rapper Drake.

For more of what Akon and Young Greatness are cooking up, check out the full interview above.