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.
HOT 97’s Ebro Darden ruffled some feathers last week when he not only accused the “No Flex Zone” brothers, Rae Sremmurd of being a fabricated act but alleged they won their Rookie of the Year Awards with the services of ghostwriters.
Tim Westwood’s Crib Sessions received a dope addition to its cannon, and Hip-Hop heads can thank Freddie Gibbs for that.
Joey Bada$$ and his Pro Era crew were in London, which means a visit to Tim Westwood is pretty much mandatory.
In a recent sit-down, Rick Ross discussed with Tim Westwood the now infamous Solange and Jay Z elevator fight, suggesting Solange is quite the keeper.
Last summer, Trinidad Jame$ had a certified smash with “All Gold Everything.” But, as many called even back then, the jig is up. Let this Westwood Crib Sessions freestyle by the Atlanta rapper stand as undeniable evidence of his knack for serving up struggle raps.
Tim Westwood went in the vault to unearth some classic footage of Kanye West freestyling on his show back in 2005. The video shows the Louis Vuitton Don rapping off the top of the dome for a well over 10 minutes. He briefly spits a few recognizable lines from Late Registration, which gives the inclination that […]
Tim Westwood dug in the archives for this clip of Will Smith, which dates back to European DJ’s ’80s late night TV show N-Sign Radio that broadcasted Fridays on the UK’s ITV Network. The footage stands at just over four minutes, showing The Fresh Prince pre-superstardom discussing how he connected with partner in crime DJ Jazzy Jeff.
After the much ado’d debacle involving Hot 97’s Summer Jam and Nicki Minaj, the singer/rapper is finally ready to make amends with the fans who were looking forward to her performance. A free show which was promised after she refused to take the stage after being insulted by morning show host, Peter Rosenberg, has now […]
Still think Donald Glover’s rap schtick is all fun and jokes? Childish Gambino recently stopped by the Tim Westwood show and joined a long list of rappers to kick a freestyle for the overseas fam. Donald chopped up Usher’s “Let Me See” single as well as French Montana’s “Shot Caller,” pretty impressively. I’d have to give […]
Fresh off his California appearance , Kendrick Lamar goes across the pond to chop it up with Tim Westwood. As expected, the TDE standout spazzes out in the freestyle segment. He recently released a statement to HipHopWired, stating his debut album will be “the best debut album in 20 years.” Good Kid Mad City drops October 2nd. In this […]
Mac Miller came through Tim Westwood TV with a bag full of bars. At least that’s how it seemed, as he freestyled for over eight minutes. Check out the footage after the jump.
Slaughterhouse drops off another webisode from their “Welcome To: OUR HOUSE” Tour. Royce and Joe Budden serves as narrators speaking on their London and Amsterdam travels. They also visit Tim Westwood, spit a freestyle on the radio, and get up close and personal with their fans. Royce breaks down the purpose of the “My Life” record and why he loves working with Syndrome, the director for his “Fast […]
All 4 quarters of the slaughter (Joell, Joey, Crooked, Royce) stopped by Tim Westwood’s show for one of the UK DJ’s last shows after announcing being fired on his twitter. The interview may have been done prior to the shake up. The group talks about the importance of Slaughterhouse, Eminem, Things “they don’t like”, and […]
Lauded British radio host and Hip-Hop DJ ,Tim Westwood, has been fired from his afternoon post at BBC Radio. Westwood’s show has become a go-to location for the likes of Nicki Minaj, A$AP Rocky, Wale, Big Sean, and more so it’s confusing why he would be let go from the gig. The 54-year-old broke the […]