August 12: Kendrick’s Control Verse Hits The Airwaves. (2013)

August 12, 2013 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, much to Lebron James’ enjoyment… lmOTDIHHao — It was on this date that Funk Flex debuted Big Sean’s Control on Hot 97 and nothing was the same after Kendrick Lamar’s verse.

In the verse K. Dot challenged J. Cole, Meek Mill, Drake Big K.R.I.T., Wale, Pusha T, ASAP Racoony, Tyler. The Creator, Mac Miller Big Sean and Jay Electronica — then channeled his inner Kurupt with a King Of NY bar.

ABOVE: Kendrick Lamar’s Control Verse
ABOVE: Rappers React to Kendrick’s Control Verse

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  1. I think I remember more people being upset that they were NOT mentioned. ALMOST all the ones that were mentioned have proved themselves. And if you don’t know who did and who didn’t then don’t ask.