Watch Black Thought Kill Mobb Deep’s “Burn” Instrumental

Black Thought Funkmaster Flex freestyle
via Funkmaster Flex Show

If you’re a fan of hip-hop’s history, The Roots have been long-recognized as one of the genre’s best groups ever. And, frontman Black Thought is widely considered one of the best spitters ever.

He reminded fans, new and old, recently when he spit flames on Funkmaster Flex’s Hot 97 show during a freestyle session.

In the clip above, the Philly rapper spits bars for nearly 11 minutes over Mobb Deep’s classic 2001 cut, “The Learning (Burn)”.