There is nothing we love more than an impressive freestyle throw down, except perhaps an impressive freestyle throw down accompanied by a classical instrument. The unlikely combo of rap and violin is causing quite a stir online recently, with an infectiously catchy chance duet quickly gaining viral traction on Reddit.
The unlikely duet took place at F.A.M. Expo, an event in Westbury, New York, celebrating fashion, art and music. Electric violinist David Wong lays down a punchy melody for rapper Mateo Alan, the "first urban artist from his home town Gualaceo Ecuador," according to his website.
What happens when two normally separate musical genres are combined? YouTube gold, of course!
Will violin rap be the next big thing? Let us know your thoughts on the budding genre in the comments.