Filmmaker and journalist Rahiem Shabazz engages in a conversation with @relentlessaaron Relentless Aaron, also known by his pen name DeWitt Gilmore, a New York Times best-selling author and a prominent figure in the 1990s New York hip-hop scene. They discuss Relentless Aaron’s latest memoir, “The Night Puff Tried to Kill Me.” In this revealing interview, Relentless Aaron provides a firsthand account of the ruthless world of music promotion and shares his intense encounter with Sean “Puffy” Combs. This book holds deep personal significance for Relentless, marking the first time he has opened up in an interview or spoken publicly about his experiences. Gilmore emphasizes that “The Night Puff Tried to Kill Me” goes beyond being a personal narrative; it serves as a poignant reflection on the intricacies of the entertainment industry and a testament to the resilient human spirit. The entire interview will be available on the Necessary Blackness YouTube page.