GQ: So when was the last time you were facial hair free?
Stalley: In 2008.
GQ: What’s been the hardest part of maintaining your beard?
Stalley: Sleeping on it.
GQ: How often do you groom?
Stalley: Three times a week I’ll wash and condition it with Organix Shampoo and Conditioner.
GQ: Besides washing, what do you do to keep your facial hair looking fresh?
Stalley: I have a great barber named Sherman in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. He uses Andis clippers and a straight razor. He’s been cutting my hair for about 13 years now.
GQ: Any other products you use? Oils, etc.?
Stalley: No other products but pure confidence and a handsome face.
GQ: Lastly, what advice do you have for someone who’s looking to make a long-term beard-growth commitment?
Stalley: It’s pretty simple advice – just patience and let it grow.
Fast forward into 2017, the Blue Collar Gang CEO gives us a audio glimpse of his forthcoming album, New Wave, with the newest single below. You’ll want to make sure you’re pressing the gas with the windows down on this one.