Marcus Samuelsson Remembers His Humble New York Beginnings


“I love old Times Square; it’s the first place I got to when I was 18 and landed in New York. They were filming a music video with Eric B and Rakim, with LL Cool J and some other guys in the background. People stole our bags, but despite that, I remember feeling like I had arrived.” –Marcus Samuelsson, asked by New York‘s Daily Intel whether he prefers the old or new Times Square