After a series of a back and forth between Lupe Fiasco and Pete Rock, the two looks like they settled their differences.
If you haven’t been following, then listen to Lupe’s “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free).” Refresh your memory with Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth’s version. Read how they debated over reviving the classic versus the lack of original hip-hop today. And for good measure, let B-Side, producer of Lupe’s remake, give his perspective on the whole matter. Now you know the story, and here's the last piece.
Pete Rock took to Twitter to let fans know that he has officially squashed the beef with Lupe. They are planning on getting into the studio together. It's all love now. Check out the series of tweets below and look out for a major collaboration from the duo coming soon.
I just got off da phone lupe, we worked out our differences and we bout to get it in. Gonna be epic and we gonna give Troy and hev the— TheRealPeteRock (@PeteRock) May 23, 2012
Proper respect they deserve and make history with lupe.— TheRealPeteRock (@PeteRock) May 23, 2012
Shout to the Friends&Family for bringing some internal closure to this...all g on this side Pete...Big Chuck whaddup... #MyGodFoRealListen— Lupe Fiasco (@LupeFiasco) May 23, 2012