"Who Run It" is almost 20 years old, but still sounds like the future. The Delfonics-sampling Three 6 Mafia beat is cinematically apocalyptic.
G Herbo, in a now iconic recent freestyle, ripped the instrumental as DJ Bay Bay swayed along — a moment that became a meme. After Drake told the Chicago rapper to release the freestyle as an official song, rappers as varied as A$AP Rocky, Lil Yachty, Trippie Redd, and Cupcakke have also given their takes of the track.
Even Juicy J, the man responsible for creating the song with the rest of Three 6 Mafia, is updating his verse for new and old fans in a version that dropped Monday (April 9).