DaBaby Steals the Show During 'XXL' Cypher

DaBaby continues to prove that he's one of the most promising talents in the game.

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DaBaby continues to live up to the hype. 

When XXL revealed this year's Freshmen list, for the first time in a while the internet was pleased by the publication's picks. As a result, there was much anticipation to see how their respective favorites would hold up against the competition when the cyphers dropped. And DaBaby did not disappoint.

Although he previewed this verse on Instagram in April, it's important to note that this is a cypher and not a freestyle. Meaning, the rapper can present whatever verse the instrumental moves them to spit.

I knew I heard Dababy’s freestyle verse before.... and it’s literally from an Instagram video he did in April pic.twitter.com/X9g3Pppeqp

— Samoya 🤍 (@_samoyaa) July 23, 2019

It just so happens that DaBaby decided to capitalize on the traction created when he first previewed the bars by debuting the complete verse. Despite hearing it before, fans were still excited by DaBaby's content and now-familiar flow.

the freshman in the back knowing their shit was trash compared to #DaBaby 😂 pic.twitter.com/fC4pIT04mX

— LUCIⒶNO ㄣ⃒ (@lmStiII) July 23, 2019

Dababy went off❗️

— Darian Martin (@Darian_Martin_) July 23, 2019

DaBaby, Megan Thee Stallion 2019 XXL Freshman Cypher pic.twitter.com/I8D8qZg4bI

— Street Talk Media (@StreetTalkMedia) July 23, 2019

Bro Megan Thee Stallion ran that XXL Cypher but Dababy ain’t have to commit murder on the beat🤢

— The Main Blrrrd🦅 (@571Fivey) July 23, 2019

While DaBaby played cleanup for this cypher, Megan Thee Stallion loaded the bases for his grand slam. Megan was the only woman featured in this cypher, but she proved how talented a rapper she is by using her rapid, staccato flow to rip through the beat. Her performance only furthered the praise for the Great Stallion, proving that she's here to stay.

What was that JD had to say?? pic.twitter.com/ajlmk7odSw

— Armed Yandere 🔪 (@JawanzaCW) July 23, 2019

XXL FRESHMAN 🔥🔥🔥https://t.co/MbTvWnidkv pic.twitter.com/9lmJs91wNb

— YK Osiris (@ykOsiris) July 22, 2019

lil mosey dressed like it’s the first day of school 😭 pic.twitter.com/FpfrMKxpGx

— iiSult (@ii_sult) July 23, 2019

Joining DaBaby and Megan Thee Stallion in the cypher were Seattle's Lil Mosey and Jacksonville's YK Osiris.

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