The freestyle “Kick Off” mentions Beiber, Grande, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, and Reese Witherspoon.
According Pitchfork online magazine, the freestyle was recorded live at the Shelter at St. Andrew’s in Detroit, Michigan, and its video the rap in a room full of kegs, with references of Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg to Reese Witherspoon and Lacie Peterson.
Culled from ‘Kick off’ “Seeing Ariana Grande sing her last song of the evening,” Em raps, “and as the audience from the damn concert is leaving, detonates the device strapped to his abdominal region… I’m not gonna finish that for obvious reasons.”
He further name-checked Justin Bieber, depicting the singer as a Catholic schoolboy turned drug dealer. “Kick Off” is Em’s most recent offering since his surprise LP Kamikaze was released in August