Chad Hugo sat down with GQ to talk about his process of producing and more. In comparison with the flamboyant Pharrell, Chad is effectively the silent partner in The Neptunes, and he’s less interested in talking about himself than he is in, say, turning our conversation into an impromptu music lesson. “Instruments and music are different voices, so it’s like why talk about it?” he says. “Let’s make music. You play instruments?” Check out the whole Interview Here! Photos by Azariah Cox.