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Funk Flex Gives Props To Drake For Founding The Sing-Rap Flow

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in a recent interview with HotNewHipHop, New York City radio mainstay Funkmaster Flex spoke about the sing-song rap style that has been popularized in the game and says that the up-and-comers should salute Drake for their style and delivery. Visit for more information While artists such as Future, Young Thug and even newcomer Morray […]

Funk Flex Drops New Music Via InFlexWeTrust “You Know” Feat. CJ

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As the world continues to slowly open back up, and temperatures rise outside drawing people to return to clubs and gatherings, Funk Flex’s timing couldn’t have been any better as he drops his latest single and video for party banger “You Know” featuring CJ.  Visit for more information Having always been a curator with […]

[WATCH] Funkmaster Flex Shows Off His Liposuction Procedure

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Legendary NYC DJ and Hot 97 mainstay Funkmaster Flex took to social media to share the intimate details of his 40 lb. weight loss procedure via liposuction. Visit for more information While some people criticized Flex for putting his candid, cosmetic procedure on blast, many people commended the DJ for being brave enough to […]

Funkmaster Flex On Colin Kaepernick and the NFL: ‘Jay-Z Fumbled the Ball on That’

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Over this unpredictable weekend, when New Yorkers were just calming down after a week of rioting and protesting racial discrimination, Funk Flex took to the airwaves to express his opinion about protest kneeling, Colin Kaepernick and Jay-Z. Visit for more information In his regular bomb-dropping tirade on Saturday, the Hot 97 flagship DJ delved […]

Funkmaster Flex Lists His Top 50 Living MCs List

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With all the talk going on about a top 50 rappers list, legendary Hot 97 DJ Funkmaster Flex through his hat in the ring posting his top 50 on Instagram Monday morning. Flex based his list on skill level, bars, body of work and impact. Visit for more information Jay-Z earned the number 1 […]

Funkmaster Flex Honors Nipsey Hussle at ‘Millenium Tour’


Hip-Hop has lost one of its elite soldiers. Visit for more information What an unexpected way to start a new month. Nipsey Hussle was gunned down outside of his clothing store in Los Angeles on Sunday afternoon. The Grammy-nominated rapper was shot multiple times, along with 2 other victims, who survived. Hussle, who was […]

Fat Joe: Jadakiss Is NOT Top 5 DOA, Jay-Z Is The Best Of All Time


Did the Don Cartagena just play Jadakiss’ entire last album title and concept? Visit for more information Well, it appears that Fat Joe isn’t that impressed with the L.O.X. front man as the rest of the Hip Hop world, including Jay-Z who actually just signed Jada to a management deal through his Roc Nation […]

Funkmaster Flex Talks Nicki Minaj Vs. Cardi B and Ghostwriting on Instagram Live

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Funkmaster Flex turned up on Instagram Live on Monday to talk about Hip-Hop’s top female rappers. The legendary DJ also wanted to address his frustration with rappers hiring ghostwriters. Visit for more information Cardi B and Nicki Minaj were the focus of most of the conversation with Remy Ma and Lil Kim also being […]

Funkmaster Flex Accuses Travis Scott Of Copying A$AP Rocky’s Style

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Funkmaster Flex took to Twitter on Monday (April 2), accusing a certain rapper of copying A$AP Rocky’s style. Visit for more information The veteran DJ later named Travis Scott as the artist who copied the A$AP Mob frontman. After a Twitter user hit back at the veteran DJ calling Scott “a better rapper”, Flex […]

Black Thought Breaks The Internet With Furious Ten Minute Freestyle

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The internet broke into pieces on Thursday (Dec. 14) after one of the greatest emcees of all time, lead lyricist of hip-hop band The Roots, Black Thought, hypnotized the masses with a ten minute long lyrically luxurious freestyle on Funkmaster Flex‘s Hot 97 show. Visit for more information Over the classic instrumental of Mobb […]

DJ Funkmaster Flex amongst others inducted in the Bronx Walk of Fame

This past weekend Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and The Bronx Tourism Council hosted it’s annual Bronx Ball, the premier event of Bronx Week and the official celebration of this year’s inductees to the Bronx Walk of Fame. Visit for more information This year’s honorees included Hip-Hop pioneer Funkmaster Flex, Latin music superstar […]

Funkmaster Flex: Biggie Died Because Tupac Lied


In a forty minute Instagram Live post, Funkmaster Flex revisits the touchy Tupac discussion, where he addresses the critics who questioned why he waited until 20 years after Pac’s passing to speak on what really happened to cause the demise of two of the greatest emcees the game has known. Visit for more information […]

Funkmaster Flex and Cash Jones Claim Tupac “Not a Legend” [Watch]


20 years after the death of Hip-Hop icon Tupac, Hot 97 on air personality Funkmaster Flex and Ray J‘s manager Cash Jones are throwing out claims that have sent fans into a frenzy. Visit for more information During an Instagram Live session, Funkmaster Flex and Junior Mafia member Lil’ Cease began talking about the […]

Mary J. Blige Talks Divorce, New Album and Working with Kanye [Watch]


Queen of Hip-Hop and R&B, Mary J. Blige, has been through a lot publicly over the past year regarding her marriage, but one thing about Mary is she turns her pain into great music. Visit for more information In an interview with Funkmaster Flex for Hot 97’s “#WeGotAStoryToTell”, MJB discusses her upcoming album and […]