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Big Sean ft. Kendrick Lamar + Jay Electronica – “Control (HOF)” | New Music

August 13th, 2013 | by M. Gosho Oakes
Big Sean ft. Kendrick Lamar + Jay Electronica – “Control (HOF)” | New Music
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It’s a special event in Hip-Hop whenever Jay Electronica emerges on the mic… but it’s Kendrick Lamar who gets the people going this time as he BEASTS over No I.D.‘s production on “Control (HOF),” a 7-minute slice of contending lyricism that didn’t make the final cut for Big Sean‘s sophomore album, Hall Of Fame, due to sample clearance. As premiered on Hot 97 by Funkmaster Flex, press play below. And again.

Listen: Big Sean ft. Kendrick Lamar, Jay Electronica – “Control (HOF)”

Hall Of Fame is set for release on August 27th.



  1. […] new rhymes by Jay Electronica. Following his criminally slept on verse on Big Sean’s “Control (HOF)” and an appearance alongside Phonte on Rapsody’s “Jedi Code“, the enigmatic […]

  2. […] talking point in the recent controversy surrounding Kendrick Lamar‘s now infamous “Control” […]

  3. […] up artillery for Kendrick Lamar in response to his “King of New York” line on Big Sean’s “Control Freestyle”, it appears the Brooklyn native has now turned his attentions to Sean himself with a brand new […]

  4. […] firing the shot that was heard around the world aka the infamous “Control” verse, Kendrick Lamar has finally broken his silence on the impactful […]

  5. […] – this time, joining the numerous MCs responding to Kendrick Lamar‘s provocative “Control” verse, with “Control […]

  6. […] headline and on every rapper’s mind over the last week and a bit, after the Compton rapper shook up the Hip Hop world on Big Sean‘s “Control,” the blogosphere was over-saturated with Kendrick […]

  7. […] the Hip-Hop world still discusses that certain track that won’t even make his sophomore album, Big Sean is on his promo run for his sophomore […]

  8. […] Joell Ortiz, Joe Budden is the latest to have his response to Kendrick Lamar’s verse on Big Sean’s “Control (HOF)” verse added to the ever growing list… well […]

  9. […] sophomore album release Hall Of Fame. Riding high on the media surge generated by his “Control (HOF)” track (which has been the topic of conversation as a result of Kendrick …, Sean delivers an eye-catching and visually creative official video for his single. Watch the full […]