What is the greatest hip-hop song featuring a duo of rappers? After much debate and deck rewinding, I’ve narrowed it down to the three finalists who represent what a great collaboration can achieve. Enough! To my findings… The finalists: “The What” (featuring Method Man) The Notorious B.I.G. Ready To Die (1994) “Renegade” (featuring Eminem) Jay-Z The Blueprint (2001) “Twinz” (featuring Fat Joe) (Deep Cover 98) Big Pun …Read More

In what I consider to be the best freestyle session ever recorded, Big-L and Jay-Z combine forces to deliver a seemingly exhaustive example of their respective rapping skills. The date: 1995. The place: “The Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Show”. Now, I want to make it clear that I understand that this track and most “freestyles” are not completely off the dome and often contain references to the …Read More