7 Habits Of Highly Effective Freestyle Rappers

a freestyle rapper performing his rap on stage
  1. Read The Dictionary
  2. Use A Random Word Generator
  3. Create A Playlist Of Beats On a Regular
  4. Write and Memorize Rhymes Everyday
  5. Keep A Pen And Paper For Your Ideas
  6. Get Somebody to trade Bars with
  7. Record, Revise And Take Notes

1. Read The Dictionary

2. Write and Memorize Rhymes Every Day.

3. Always Create a Playlist of Beats

playlist

Here’s how you can go about this:

  • Before you have a freestyle session, create a playlist of different styles of beats.
  • Start with the first beat and keep flowing through the whole playlist.

4. Use a Random Word Generator

Here are the core benefits of this technique:

  • It helps you gain some followers and fans because they will be marveled at your improvisational skills.
  • It allows spectators to engage with you and feel like they are a part of the session.

5. Keep a Pen and Small Paper For Ideas.

6. Get Somebody to Trade Bars With

Start off with this game:

7. Record, Revise and Take Notes.

These are things to look out for when taking notes:

  • Words you use a lot
  • How long you’re able to freestyle for
  • Your flow

Bonus Tips: Getting Yourself out There

1. Wear a T-Shirt that Says: “ Ask Me to Freestyle Rap for You.”

2. Keep a Bluetooth Speaker with You.

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Tshegofatso Masumbuka

Tshegofatso Masumbuka

Owner of hip-hopheads.co.za. I have been working to inspire and educate individuals through hip-hop culture, using hip-hop as a tool of self-expression.

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