Fabolous and Jadakiss are two of the greatest freestyle rappers that always bring their lyrical best to a beat. They are even a deadlier pair when they team up on the mixtape Friday on Elm Street. One of the best tracks from the tape is “Theme Music” with its soul-sample and hot bars from both rappers. Check it out below.
Fabolous has always been one of my favorite mixtape rappers with his phenomenal lyricism. His ability to go bar for bar with the best of them made me follow all of his freestyles from the early 2000s. From his upcoming mixtape Summertime Shootout 3, Fabolous dropped a new banger called “Flipmode” featuring Chris Brown and Velous. Check it out below.
Young Thug continues to drop some of the most interesting and eclectic music of his career. His recent joint mixtape Super Slimey with Future showed both of the rappers ability to gel with their diverse sound. One of the best tracks from the mixtape is “Cruise Ship” which has Young Thug completely laying out his most versatile flows to date. Check it out below.
Young Thug has finally released the music video for “Family Don’t Matter,” one of my favorite tracks from Beautiful Thugger Girls. The country-inspired tune is both a fun and memorable listen that features wonderful vocals from Millie Go Lightly. The music video turned out to be what I hoped it to be, which takes place on a farm and has Thugger riding a horse and spending quality time with a lover. Check it out below.
Last night, Eminem delivered a jaw-dropping and fist-pumping freestyle for the BET awards. During his freestyle cypher, Eminem vehemently stated his feelings on Donald Trump and delivered some memorable lines that will be talked about for quite some time. Check out this epic performance below.
Whenever Lil Yachty and Young Thug come together, they seem to produce some of their best work. “On Me” is one of the new tracks from the upcoming Quality Control album. One of the memorable lines from the song includes “Any models/that like to swallow/like gobble gobble.” Check it out below.
There are many great tracks from Young Thug’s Beautiful Thugger Girls including “On Fire.” This song has Thugger displaying his usual eccentric vocal style as his voice switches up constantly. Check it out below.
Big K.R.I.T.’s Cadillactica is southern hip hop at its finest. The album has a sound that is equal parts Outkast and UGK. Every song is as eclectic as the other especially “Third Eye.” It is a laidback track with a head-thumping beat that has K.R.I.T. rapping about a woman who has completely grabbed his attention. Check it out below.
Joey Bada$$’s All-Amerikkkan Bada$$ is shaping up to be one of the best albums of the year. The record has Joey focusing on the many issues that America continues to have including police brutality, racism, and social injustice.
“Super Predator” is one of the best tracks from the album with its amazing beat by Statik Selektah. Joey and Styles P go into the song with some introspective verses. Check it out below.