ROYCE DA 5’9 is a former Slaughter house recording label Hip Hop legend. On a June 25th Video release, the lyrical assassin member shared a video of Redman listening his 2016 track ‘Flesh’ and bowing to the lyrical prowess. Redman is an award winning artist and it was a surprise for him to anoint Royce as a Hip Hop G.O.A.T. “Royce 5 fucking 9, n-gga. Listen to this fucking verse.” From there, he lets the song play as he nods his head to the beat.G.O.A.T. Redman is seen in the video listening to the lyrics and shaking his head in admiration, “Royce 5 fucking 9, n-gga. Listen to this fucking verse.”
Royce appeared to have not expected such kind of response from Redman whom he appeared to consider more talented and lyrically gifted. He couldn’t believe him giving him such an honor, according to him, he was a source of inspiration and motivation. He confessed that he studied Redman like religion as he was trying to work on himself to up his game to the same level with the Grammy winning artist. He further acknowledged that such a compliment was worth compared to the efforts he invested to make his lyrics fresh and monumental.
He dedicated the video clip for upcoming artists, and those trying to break it in the competitive Hip Hop industry. The two artists were once members of Lyrical Assassins, a Musical group of the past. They seemed to both acknowledge and appreciate each other’s work, input and success at different levels. As Redman was trying to celebrate Royce, he was so genuine and keen on his comments and how the lyrics made him feel as he appreciated Royce as an Icon and a musical genius. In the clip Redman said that he is still learning Hip Hop.