Q. What was your first big watch purchase?
A. When I was doing music radio back in Baltimore in the late ’80s and early ’90s, the watch that drove me was a standard Rolex Presidential, because I was into status at the time. That was my first real signing bonus.
What did that purchase mean to you, given that you were struggling with drugs and alcohol at the time?
The Rolex didn’t make me happy, so it had to be a car. And I bought a Mercedes, and that didn’t make me happy. I lost my job in Baltimore, and I…