UniverCity spoke with Afroman about his hit tune ‘Because I Got High’ wondering what was and wasn’t autobiographical about the tune. Afroman said, “I didn’t get beat up by the cops. What else didn’t I do? I didn’t go to court. Actually, I don’t pay child support-I always have my kids with me; I just thought that’d be a good verse. Let’s see, work-yeah, that’s true. Work, class, cops … I never slept on the sidewalk. I always had a car or somethin’, but you get it. It’s based on a true story.” Afroman also spoke of legalizing weed.
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