Sunday 23rd November 2014,

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Shawn Chrystopher throws a freestyle over Chris Brown’s “Came To Do”

Shawn Chrystopher throws a freestyle over Chris Brown’s “Came To Do”

By Maria-Karmina Landicho Here’s a quick freestyle from Shawn Chrystopher over Chris Brown and Akon’s “Came To Do” single from Breezy’s album X. Reigning from Inglewood, California — Shawn Chrystopher lays it down with this freestyle. Having worked with artists spanning from Timbaland to Yelawolf, Big Sean to Dom Kennedy and many other artists in [...]

November 19, 2014 Maria-Karmina Landicho Music, Music News 0

Royce Da 5’9″ And DJ Premier “PRhyme” [Listen]

Royce Da 5’9″ And DJ Premier “PRhyme” [Listen]

By Maria-Karmina Landicho Sway was the first to hear and share with the world, the first lifted track (“Courtesy”) — from Royce Da’ 5’9″ and DJ Premier’s collaborative album.  Together, they make up PRhyme (as you should already be well-aware of).  As stated above, you should already be “In-the-Know” of this collab. But of course, [...]

November 11, 2014 Maria-Karmina Landicho Music News 0

Migos Keeps The Fire Going With “Hit Em”

Migos Keeps The Fire Going With “Hit Em”

Atlanta trio Migos is showing no signs of stopping or slowing down, releasing a new Deco produced single called “Hit Em;” which can be found on their new Rich Nigga Timeline project. InCaseYouMissedIt: Watch as Migos freestyle and discuss how Drake became involved in “Versace.” [...]

November 5, 2014 Cecilia Smith Music 0

Listen to Childish Gambino Spit a Memorable Freestyle over Drake’s “Pound Cake” for #TBT

Listen to Childish Gambino Spit a Memorable Freestyle over Drake’s “Pound Cake” for #TBT

Recently releasing his STN MTN mixtape and Kauai EP, Childish Gambino has been hard at work keeping the buzz going from his “Because The Internet” LP.  With features from the up and coming star Jaden Smith, Gambino is truly looking to expand his musical influence.  But let’s not forget about the past of the Stone [...]

October 30, 2014 Taylor Lovaas Freestyles, Music 0

Logic Kills the 5 Fingers of Death Freestyle on Sway in the Morning

Logic Kills the 5 Fingers of Death Freestyle on Sway in the Morning

Def Jam’s latest problem, Logic, stopped by Sway in the Morning and blew us all away with his 5 Fingers of Death freestyle. 3 minutes of bar after bar. Watch below, and cop his new album, Under Pressure HERE. [...]

October 20, 2014 Nicky Geezy Freestyles Comments Off

Listen to Our Exclusive Premiere of Dee-1′s Catchy Track, “Against Us”

Listen to Our Exclusive Premiere of Dee-1′s Catchy Track, “Against Us”

And another one! This morning we also world premiered Dee-1‘s new track Against Us, which will be available on iTunes at midnight. Catch the catchy and infectious song below. Follow @Dee1music!! Also, enjoy watching Dee-1 kill the mic with his fire freestyle on Sway in the Morning. [...]

October 13, 2014 Nicky Geezy Music Comments Off

MTV Asked RZA a Question and He Gave a Freestyle Instead

MTV Asked RZA a Question and He Gave a Freestyle Instead

Get More: Music News During a recent interview with the Wu, our friends at MTV asked RZA if there were any of those classic in-studio Wu battles that we always hear so much about. He started to talk about a lyrical disagreement between him and Inspectah Deck and then broke out into a freestyle mid-interview! [...]

October 13, 2014 Nicky Geezy Music Comments Off

Vince Staples Freestyles + Discusses Performing With Common, His Creative Process and New EP “Hell Can Wait”

Vince Staples Freestyles + Discusses Performing With Common, His Creative Process and New EP “Hell Can Wait”

With his new EP “Hell Can Wait” set to drop sometime early in October, Vince Staples stops by the Sway In The Morning studios to discuss his creative process, telling a specific story in his music, and reveals the features on the project. From talking about being a good student all while passing a spelling [...]

September 25, 2014 Taylor Lovaas Freestyles, Interviews, Music Comments Off

Bishop Lamont Drops “Brain Freeze”

Bishop Lamont Drops “Brain Freeze”

With his long awaited album The Reformation set to finally be released later this year, the Aftermath rapper has grabbed Braxton Book and Christian Scott for the Reality produced single “Brain Freeze.” #InCaseYouMissedIt: Bishop Lamont Kicks a Freestyle on Sway in the Morning   [...]

September 24, 2014 Cecilia Smith Music, Music News Comments Off

Jimi Hendrix’s “Voodoo Chile” Remake By YelaWolf

Jimi Hendrix’s “Voodoo Chile” Remake By YelaWolf

By Maria-Karmina Landicho YelaWolf switches back to free-styling. Oh yes, he did. After releasing “Till It’s Gone” from his compilation LP – Love Story, he went back to free-styling for this  one. This track is a remake of “Voodoo Chile” by Sir Jimi Hendrix. If you hadn’t yet caught the alphabetical difference, YelaWolf brilliantly changed [...]

September 23, 2014 Maria-Karmina Landicho Music, Music News 2