May 5, 2017

The Vault: Jay Z (Dear Summer) Flex Freestyle [LISTEN] #FlashbackFridays

The Vault: Jay Z (Dear Summer) Flex Freestyle [LISTEN] #FlashbackFridays

We’re digging into the HOT 97 vault for exclusive interviews you may have forgotten or want to remember!

This week, we’ve featured the famous “Dear Summer” freestyle from a then retired Jay Z, on Funk Flex’s show. There were many quotables you could’ve taken from this song,  that ultimately turned into the summer anthem in 2005.

Dear Summer became a single off of Memphis Bleek’s 534 album, which was strange to some because it the record had zero verses from him, only Hov.

Nevertheless, the freestyle still remains a favorite because of the Brooklyn legend’s smack talking and ad-libbing some memorable lines: