Fail Occurred: 1999

So dirty. So clandestine. So good. "Linda Trip," Company Flow's takedown of rival underground rapper Sole from the Anticon crew, featured excerpts from a secretly recorded phone conversation in which a pathetic Sole professes his admiration for Company Flow, after he'd already dissed them. The red-haired MC from Maine said, wide-eyed and earnest, "You know I like your shit. I don't want to be against you guys. I want to be down. I love Company Flow." El-P's rapped response? "I feel like Selena—the president of my fan club is trying to kill me!"