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tyler, the creator just free-styled over an old drake track

The notoriously low-voiced rapper just released a new high-pitched freestyle over a Drake beat. <3
Georgie Wright
4.12.18
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tommy genesis performs a freestyle for i-D

The cover star of i-D's Sounding Off issue delivers a poetic rap about love.
i-D Staff
12.5.17
the sounding off issue

and then god created tommy

Tommy Genesis talks identity and sexuality in a remarkably frank and beautifully written essay and shares a brand new work, "A Free Freestyle for Anyone to Perform," exclusively for i-D.
Tommy Genesis
10.25.17
News

watch young kanye rap for jay-z in the studio

I miss the sweet Kanye, chop up the beats Kanye.
Charlotte Gush
7.19.17
Music

listen to blue ivy carter's impressive freestyle rap game

'Boom shakalaka / Everything in shaka.'
Hannah Ongley
7.7.17
Music

​willow smith drops glitchy freestyle '#idk'

The sparse but driving beat is a perfect backdrop to Wilow’s 90s vocal stylings.
Charlotte Gush
1.25.16
Music

​skepta minds his p's and q's in sydney

Skeppy borrows Kano classic for the Aussie freestyle...
Hattie Collins
1.8.16
Music

​can stormzy make history this week with wicked skengman freestyle part four?

We speak to Stormzy as he's about to become the first rapper to chart in the UK with a freestyle.
Hattie Collins
9.15.15
Music

​stormzy shuts down ‘coke rappers’ in new freestyle

The South London rapper settles a few scores and tells i-D “I ain’t ramping. At all”…
Hattie Collins
8.3.15
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kanye addresses racism in new freestyle

The rapper confronted issues surrounding the Charleston shooting during his performance in Atlanta.
Samira Larouci
6.23.15
Music

stormzy says shut up

i-D Class of 2015 Alumni drops new freestyle to silence the doubterz.
Hattie Collins
5.18.15
Music

premiere: little simz, it ain’t safe (freestyle)

Ahead of her performance at i-D Mix tomorrow night, here’s a tasty treat from the one and only Simz.
i-D Team
2.4.15