When rappers appear on London-based radio personality Tim Westwood‘s show to freestyle we are always entertained. Whether that’s a good or bad thing is contingent upon the artists.
Westwood has been on English radio since the 1980s and has vaults and vaults of audio and video footage of some of Hip-Hop’s biggest names going off the top of the dome. Every one from Fresh Prince to Rich Homie Quan has stepped into the booth, and some of them we wish hadn’t stepped in there at all.
When the freestyles are dope, commenters don’t hesitate to give a thumbs up of approval. But when they suck, they let them have it. Sometimes so much that the comments section gets disabled. What’s worst is that Westwood sometimes looks like he is encouraging the wackness.
In fact, a disabled comment section has become somewhat of a badge of dishonor for freestyles that are just too unbearable. Here are a few clips that earned that “disabled” distinction.