Freestyle Friday judge Fred the Godson at 106 & Park, September 21, 2012.  (photo: John Ricard / BET).

Fred the Godson


Coming straight out of the Bronx, Fred the Godson (born Frederick Thomas) is one of the most talked about underground rappers putting pen to paper today. Deemed "The Next Great One," Fred has been endorsed by everyone from Jay-Z to Diddy. The critically acclaimed MC premiered his latest mixtape, Contraband, with the Heatmakerz in March 2013.