Ty Dolla $ign recently sat down with XXL and shared his admiration and gratitude toward a few of the mega-musical collaborators that lent him a helping hand on his debut album, Free TC. He took special care to single out Kanye West, who he said was "like having Michael Jackson on your album in 2015." Ty Dolla also revealed that West very recently invited him to the studio to work on SWISH.

In addition to working with West on Free TC, Ty Dolla $ign also brought in R&B icon Babyface for the song "Solid," which heavily features the acclaimed musician's signature, sultry guitar sound. "Working with Babyface was legendary," he said. "I couldn’t believe that he said yes." Ty Dolla also listed his favorite musical producers ever. "J Dilla is the top producer of all time, in my book, alongside Timbaland and Pharrell. Then DJ Mustard." Read his full interview with XXL here.