Kendrick Lamar released a verse declaring he is the “King of New York” and the “King of the Coast.” He continued on to say that he is trying to murder many of the industry’s hottest rappers. He mentioned Jermaine Cole, Big K.R.I.T., Wale, Pusha T, Meek Mill, A$AP Rocky, Drake, Big Sean, Jay Electron[ica], Tyler[, the Creator], Mac Miller.
Indeed he has ignited a more competitive playing field for hip hop superstars by putting them on notice. However, Kendrick Lamar forgot to mention B.o.B. along with many other new school rappers. B.o.B. responded with a song titled, “How to Rap.” Check it out now.
What do you think about Lamar’s verse? Do you think this is what hip hop needed? What do you think about B.o.B.’s reponse?