There have been a lot of high-profile responses to Kendrick Lamar's "Control" verse, so we decided to give up-and-coming NY rappers a platform to verse their opinions. After an open call and tons of entries, we narrowed them down to 16 of the better, or at least more interesting, tracks.

Young Markk - "CONTROL (Kendrick Lamar Response)"

MC Elijah Black - "How To Rob 2013"

Presice - "Ball Control (Freestyle)"

Gen. Stasia - "Birth Control"

"Old Man Kills Versace And Disses Kendrick Lamar"

Stampede Heemz - "New York Nigga"

Siege - "Said & Done"

Elz - "Aim For The Head"

Michael Wallace - "Control Ya Bitch: Diss Nazdaq X Jah Billz [Best New York Response]"

Michael Bass - "Control"

St. Ivan The Terrible - "Mic Control"

Mr. King - "Kendrick's Eulogy"

Abstract - "Control Response"

Wordspit - "Social Control"

Krews - "Krews Control"

Jai Carter - "Control Response"