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2 Chainz – LA Leakers Freestyle

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

2 Chainz goes in over the “DNA” instrumental for the LA Leakers on the latest installment of their freestyle series. Pretty Girls Like Trap Music is out this Friday.

Previously: 2 Chainz ft. Travis Scott – 4 AM

Vic Mensa – LA Leakers Freestyle

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

It’s Vic Mensa’s turn in the studio with the LA Leakers. Watch above as he touches Mobb Deep’s “Keep It Thoro” instrumental and lets off shots at rappers “saying they better than ‘Pac” and the XXL Freshman, and then catch up on his new EP The Manuscript at the link below.

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Conway & Benny – Funkmaster Flex Freestyle

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Oh, I’ve been waiting on this shit. Watch as Benny and Conway give an absolute clinic on quotables over Wu-Tang’s “Triumph” and Jay Z’s “Dynasty Intro” beats for Funkmaster Flex’s latest Freestyle session. Be clear, around the 4 and a half minute mark, you’re gonna wanna pause this and punch somebody in the face.

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Elzhi & Slum Village – Tim Westwood Freestyle

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

“who’s winning, who won like this? who wan test, get at one’s chest like bronchitis”

Tim Westwood liberates a crazy Slum Village freestyle from back in 2002 for Throwback Thursday. While it’s labelled as such, it’s actually Elzhi spitting dolo for a good 7-minutes while Baatin and T3 listen in and provide ad-libs, but I doubt anybody is gonna be mad at that.

Listen below.

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CyHi The Prynce – LA Leakers Freestyle

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

“I had more whips than Denzel in ‘Glory,’ Ionno a rapper out who can out-metaphor me”

CyHi The Prynce is out here abusing instrumentals again. Today, Kendrick Lamar’s “HiiiPower” gets mercilessly bodied for the LA Leakers. The debut album No Dope On Sundays is coming.

Previously: Watch CyHi The Prynce’s Genius Freestyle

Russ – Funkmaster Flex Freestyle

Friday, May 12th, 2017

With his excellent new album There’s Really A Wolf circulating now, Russ stops by Hot 97 to take part in Funkmaster Flex’s ongoing Freestyle series. Flex ends up having run Cam’ron’s “Down And Out” beat back as the boy goes in for nearly 8-minutes.

Previously: Russ ft. Bas – Keep On Going

Big Daddy Kane – Tim Westwood Freestyle (2000)

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

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Tim Westwood liberates a rare Big Daddy Kane freestyle from 2000 for this week’s #ThrowbackThursday. Check it out below and listen for period-specific references like to Darth Maul and Rasheed Wallace.

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Cappadonna – Tim Westwood Freestyle (1998)

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

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Tim Westwood liberates some bars from the Papi Wardrobe King, Rhyme Wrecker and Boy Blue from 1998 for this week’s #ThrowbackThursday drop.

Listen below.

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J.I.D – Funkmaster Flex Freestyle

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Dreamville rookie and Spillage Village MC J.I.D is the latest contestant on Funkmaster Flex’s ongoing Freestyle series. Watch above as he goes off for nearly 7-minutes.

Previously: J.I.D – The Never Story (Album Stream)

Vado – Funkmaster Flex Freestyle

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

“Trump’s president, shit’s sad, it’s type spooky, throw a garbage can through the glass just like Mookie

I don’t know where Vado has been, but he’s definitely back on this new freestyle over the “Quiet Storm” beat for Flex.

Previously: Vado ft. Cam’ron & Jeremih – We Da Wave