Originally Posted by The_Bringer
Big L is overrated as hell. He was great at freestyles but that was about it. He's a perfect example of a motherf*cker nobody knew anything about until the hipsters of the hip hop community dug his ass up and proclaimed him the GOAT.
Say what you want about Em's pop hits, mainstream appeal, and whatever else you want to bring up to try and knock him, but nobody rips a mic apart like that dude. Nobody.
look, Sal Sanchez may have been the greatest featherweight/superfeather/and lightweight of all time. but that ***** died.
same thing for Big L.
As it stands Eminem on his lyrics and longevity is much better.
But to be fair Em has dropped some real duds. Not just dud tracks but whole dud albums.