Rapper and comic Open Mike Eagle has shared a shifting freestyle tribute in to the late MF DOOM, titled ‘for DOOM’.
In his efficiency over a beat produced by Illingsworth, Open Mike Eagle displays on his collaborations with DOOM, his response upon first listening to about his passing, his iconic Marvel-inspired masks and extra.
“Acquired two songs with you, however solely spoke to a go-between/Was nonetheless proud as fuck to succeed in floor zero/’Cos who the fuck ever will get to rock with their heroes?” Open Mike Eagle raps – in reference to his two collaborative songs with DOOM, ‘Phantoms’ and ‘Police Myself’.
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Based on his spouse Jasmine, DOOM – actual title Daniel Dumile – died on October 31. She confirmed his passing on December 31 on Instagram.
Because the announcement of his passing on New 12 months’s Eve, tributes to the legendary rapper and producer have poured out throughout the web. Lupe Fiasco, Flying Lotus, Thom Yorke, Busta Rhymes, Jay Electronica, El-P and plenty of extra have since paid respect to DOOM’s legacy.
In his tribute to MF DOOM, Busta Rhymes mentioned it had “taken [him] days” to come back to phrases with the information.
“I’m utterly fucked up by the lack of this God MC & unbelievable human being!! Over 30 years of friendship & brotherhood almighty!! I needed to imagine this was one other elaborate scheme by the good Whodini MF DOOM himself however this time I’ve obtained the confirmations that it wasn’t,” he wrote on Instagram.
Flying Lotus additionally revealed on Twitter that he had been working on an EP with DOOM before his passing.
“I hate to say this however we had been truly engaged on an EP,” he wrote. “There have been extra songs that I haven’t even heard.”
Within the clips, an animated DOOM is seen strolling round his studio and exploring the native space, full with a cameo from Madlib’s Quasimoto.
“A few of you could bear in mind me engaged on an unofficial DOOM GameBoy recreation earlier this 12 months,” recreation creator CHAFOMON wrote on Twitter.
“I’d ended up scrapping the thought as a result of apparent licensing points I’d have encountered, however now might be pretty much as good of a time as ever to share the little bit of prototype I did get completed…”