Future is heavily influenced by Jimmy Hendrix.
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Future facts: 21 things you need to know about the 'Mask Off' Rapper
10. Future is heavily influenced by Jimmy Hendrix.
He cities one of his big inspirations as 70s Rock legend Jimmy Hendrix. As well as referring to himself as 'Future Hendrix', the rapper told Elle: "[I respect him] for just being a black artist in rock n' roll and be able to step outside and create, and make great music. And just be different. Just a different breed. And that's what I love about Jimi Hendrix's music—the way he plays the guitar is so different. He's just an icon all around."