One of the major arguements in rap has always been what is more important, having a dope flow or having great subject matter? Well now Slaughterhouse member, and one of the number 3 top "underrrated" mcs by Paul Rosenberg (Eminem's manager and Shady Records President) is taking on the question. Saying "Personal
bias and history aside, the fact that Royce still rhymes at the level
that he does after all these years is simply incredible. If you don't
know, give a listen to "Boom" for a reminder where he was and check out
"Street Hop 2010" to see where he's at," Paul Rosenberg is a great person to have your back.
Getting back to the topic, Royce explains, in an interview taken from the book "How To Rap: The Art & Science of the Hip-Hop MC"," 5'9 tells why he thinks flow can be more important than subject matter in the rap game.
Royce Da 5'9 – Talks Subject Matter vs Flow In Rap