“Wanna impress me? Start manning up, Say something that sounds like you piss standin’ up.”
The beat’s minimal but works well since it leaves room for Busta and Uncle L do considerable damage. While both of the former “Hit ‘Em High” cohorts shine, the outing’s especially impressive for L because, as he rhymes, he hasn’t dropped a verse in 36 months. While that may be an arbitrary number, he shows little rust and quickly runs through his verse as if he’s fresh off Farmers Blvd. with the terrycloth Kangol.
Busta Rhymes Feat. LL Cool J – “Killin’ Em”
Coincidentally, Dante Ross just dropped another Hip-History 101 installment and the topic is Busta. In the quick clip, Dante runs down the energetic MC’s course to stardom and how he’s managed to maintain through rap’s changes.