‘CD:USA’ spoke with Jurassic 5 and asked the group what are the important elements to building a good hip hop show. “Your transitions from song to song have to be smooth,” Akil said. “You have to look at it like it’s a book. You don’t just start in the middle of the book. You have an intro, a middle, and an ending and then you have the credits at the end. A lot of times, people come out and do their credits: ‘Yo! Shout out to my homeboy da da da da!’ Before they even give you the intro. The order be all mixed up and stuff, so if you have a beginning, middle, and end in there and the songs that you have, you place them in there.” The transcript at cdusa.tv has since been removed.