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Flex The Antihero – The Becoming (DJBooth Freestyle) [Audio]

Toronto, ON – SmashMouth Entertainment’s own Flex The Antihero (who you may also know as one half of The Antiheroes duo) recently got some serious shine on DJBooth’s recently re-launched Freestyle Series. Flex dropped a dope freestyle entitled “The Becoming” (over top of production courtesy of Flex’s fellow SmashMouthian, TallBoy).

Flex hits us with his flow. And it’s an efficient flow. By that, I mean he doesn’t waste his words and he manages to compress a lot of content into a limited number of bars. And he’s hungry; really hungry: “All of these artists/ Empty stomachs/ Sh*t/ I’m one of them, too/ But I see it so different.”

Flex The Antihero - The Becoming (DJ Booth Freestyle) [Audio] - HipHopCanada.com

Listen to “The Becoming” on DJBooth


The original DJBooth Freestyle Series ran from Feb. 2009 through Jun. 2011. You may recall the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Wiz Khalifa and Mac Miller amongst the 250 entries. So now the series is back. And Flex gets flexing as the 20th entrant in the new series. Flex recently launched his debut album entitled SALEM, and is already working on a new solo EP and a collaborative EP with Allan Rayman. So while you wait on those, peep Flex’s freestyle over at DJBooth. And then head over here to cop a download of SALEM. Also, shout-out to Fred Lozano on the cover art.


Twitter: @FlexTheAntihero | @tallboy416 | @DJBooth

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Sarah Sussman is HipHopCanada's Associate Editor in Chief. Sarah is a born-and-raised Calgarian who works as a freelance writer, photographer, and A&R talent scout for Universal Music. During the day, she runs a vintage clothing boutique on 17th Avenue called Used House of Vintage. Sarah graduated from SAIT Polytechnic's journalism diploma program in 2013 and has been writing about Canadian hip-hop since 2012. Sarah has written for The Yellow Pages Group, The Weal, Where Calgary, Essential Calgary, and Our Alberta. Sarah started working with HipHopCanada in January 2013 as the Regional Prairies Editor. She has been fortunate enough to interview and photograph some of hip-hop's greatest influencers including Rich Homie Quan, Action Bronson, Smoke DZA, Future, MGK, Ghostface Killah, Moka Only, Maestro Fresh Wes, Shad, Joey Bada$$, Mac Miller, Maseo (De La Soul), Ali Shaheed Muhammad (A Tribe Called Quest), and more. Follow Sarah on Twitter: @IHeartTART

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