DJ Scream Rates Your XXL App Freestyles

The XXL App Ready or Not is continuing to rack up downloads and positive reviews, and it’s time to again put the music to the test. Each month, will enlist industry insiders to listen to and rate the user freestyles which are recorded on the App and uploaded to We’ve already seen ratings from hip-hop tastemakers DJ Drama, Dru Ha, and Sha Money XL. Now, peep DJ Scream’s thoughts on 10 of the recent submissions below, and be sure to follow him (@djscream) on Twitter. Are you ready or not?

Lars, “Chris Tucker”
Overall: M

Cool freestyle. Lyrics didn’t really stand out to me though.

Cutty Da King, “Angel”
Overall: S

Nope. Sorry not gonna cut it “Cutty”.

Big Tic, “Yeah Its True”
Overall: L

Lyrics and flow solid. Definitely leaves you wanting to hear more.

Rimestrike, “Romans Revenge”
Overall: L

Very well executed verse. Lyrical ability was cool as well.

Bars, “LoL”
Overall: M

Wordplay was cool. Nothing stood out lyrically or with the flow though.

Dan Davis, “Lifes Decisions”
Overall: M

Average delivery. Nothing out of the ordinary. I did like the topic matter though.

P Didit, “Forsho”
Overall: L

Nice flow. Precise delivery. Work on enhancing lyrical content a bit tho.

King Tut, “Training Day”
Overall: S

Oh No. Not at all. King Tut needs some training.

J-Lyrical, “Pain”
Overall: S

Amateur effort. Whole style needs work overall.

Brandon G, “Listen Up”
Overall: S


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  • OksFinest

    ya’ll should put links to the tracks in the article so that the people without the app can have a direct link to listen to and rate them.