5. HE’S AN UNAPOLOGETIC MILLENNIAL WHO LIKES WHAT HE LIKES
One of the greatest things about today’s music are the blurred lines when it comes to genre. For those who believe Artist X should remain in Genre Y hearing trap lord Juicy J alongside California Gurl Katy Perry can be frustrating, but for those who enjoy good beats from strong performers who know how to put on a show, it doesn’t matter. “A lot of times, older people don’t get the new generation,” Will tells Complex. “The new generation will listen to a pop song, a hard ass hood song, and come back and listen to another pop song. ’23’ is a representation of that and for those people.” He’s also prepared to defend those who question his affiliation with a former Disney star, even if Miley hasn’t been quite like Hannah Montana for a long time.