How To Rap And Freestyle For Beginners

Anyone can learn how to rap and freestyle with these 4 simple steps. You will learn how to rap anything. For All Ages
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  • Lectures 23
  • Length 1 hour
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  • Languages English
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Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

**This course is the exact same as the first half of my "Learn How To Freestyle Rap and Write Great Rap Lyrics" Course only it does NOT include the masters songwriting section and it does not include the "8 Steps To Rapping Like The Pros".

This version of the course is just for people who want to learn how to freestyle rap, but are not interested in learning how to write rap lyrics for songs or learn how to rap like a pro.

This course will teach you the basics for how to freestyle rap so you can impress your friends and get in touch with a creative "Flow State."

Learning how to freestyle rap will give you the best foundation possible for learning how to rap, how to write raps, and how to write songs...

By the end of the course...

  • You will have the ability to freestyle rap
  • You will be able to freestyle rap about your surroundings.
  • You will be able to turn anything into a spontaneous freestyle rap or song.
  • You will be able to improvise lyrics on the spot.
  • You will be able to break through writers block with freestyle rapping.


  • Step by step video training where you go back and forth with me until you are freestyle rapping (Takes about 7 minutes)
  • 10 Hip Hop beats to download and practice rapping over
  • Audio version of the course so you can take the course with you and always have a way to practice freestyling.

Why take this course?

Take this course if you want to:

  • Learn how to start rapping
  • Become a better rapper
  • Learn how to freestyle rap
  • Learn how to improvise lyrics on the spot
  • Be able to turn anything into a spontaneous song
  • Have a tool to help you break through writers block

This course normally is $250 an hour and up for live sessions with me when I teach in schools and music camps.

And the schools and music camps don't even get half of the training that you get in this course.

You get the 4 magic steps to start freestyle rapping in minutes.

And you get the 3 advanced skills to be a better freestyle rapper than over 90% of rappers on the radio.

Plus you get a few extra bonuses in this course as well.

Like a sample of the masters writing class and a few extra surprise tips and training.

You will also be able to ask me questions any time if anything is unclear in our private members only discussion section.

So if you just want to learn how to freestyle rap without wanting to learn how to rap like a pro or how to write raps...

Then get this course.

If you want my full course which includes the songwriting training and the 8 steps to rapping like the pros...

Then I strongly recommend getting my other course on Udemy called "Learn How To Freestyle Rap and Write Great Rap Lyrics" before the price increases to $197.

Just search on Udemy to find Learn How To Freestyle Rap and Write Great Rap Lyrics.

You will get all of my courses combined in that one course so you don't have to buy each course separately.

Hope this helps and let me know if you have any questions.

Thanks for checking out this program and I look forward to hearing your freestyle raps.


What are the requirements?

  • The only required materials are something to read. Like a book, newspaper or magazine.
  • You must have an open mind, willingness, and courage to learn new things

What am I going to get from this course?

  • You will be able to freestyle rap for over a minute.
  • You will be able to freestyle rap so you can be a more respected rapper.
  • You will feel more open creatively
  • You will be able to activate a creative flow state with freestyle rapping
  • You will be able to get stuff off your chest immediately with freestyle rapping
  • You will be able to improvise lyrics on the spot.

Who is the target audience?

  • You should take this course if you want to start rapping or become a better rapper
  • You should take this course if you want to open up more creatively.
  • This course is not for you if you can already freestyle rap for over a minute without stopping

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


My Freestyle Rap Story
Section 1: How To Start Freestyle Rapping In Minutes...

An introduction to the main course. In this video you will learn how to best use this course.

Extra Tips To Help You Freestyle
Freestyle Materials Needed To Start Rapping Today

In this video we go through the 4 magic steps to help you start freestyle rapping in less than 7 minutes. The purpose of these steps is to help you get started and become comfortable flowing. "Flowing" is saying whatever you want over a beat without worrying about rhyming or messing up. You must be comfortable flowing before starting to focus on rhyming. This is the video that will help you get comfortable flowing in small, short, and simple steps. Remember: Flowing is the foundation of freestyle rapping.

Step 3: The third step to start freestyle rapping
Step 4: The last step to get you freestyling

In this video we discuss the challenges of writing raps before learning how to freestyle and the number one way to overcome those challenges.

The goal of this video is to make sure you are freestyling even if you started writing raps before you freestyle rapped for your first time.

It will be hard to improvise unless you follow this important tip featured in this video.


In this video we go a little deeper into the psychology behind the 4 steps and why exactly they have been working so well for over 1,247 new freestyle rappers.

1 question

What are the two golden rules when starting to learn how to freestyle rap?


A short congratulations message for getting this far.

Section 2: Bonus: Advanced Freestyle Rapping Training

Here we introduce the three main advanced skills to focus on once you are comfortable flowing. The first skill is also introduced in this video and we go through it together over a beat.


Here we practice using our imagination in our freestyle raps to keep our freestyles interesting and so we never run out of material.


In this lecture we go over a highly advanced skill called one breath. This is a skill that make people say "Ugh nananana." Here we focus on breath control and practice together over a beat.


Finally we bring everything we have been learning all together to create inspiring and dynamic freestyle raps that are highly entertaining for our listeners.

1 question

This quiz is a quick reminder of the three most important skills to focus on after you have learned how to flow.

Section 3: Extra Freestyle Rapping Fun

In this video you will learn where you can start sharing your freestyle raps today.

Section 4: Bonus Rap Tips

Learn how to find your rap voice in this video.


This video will show you how to rap fast


In this video you will learn the importance of a rap alter ego and why you might want to have a rap name.

Scatting: How To Use Scatting To Improve Your Rap Flow and Vocal Delivery

This is a sample of the freestyle rapping for songwriting masters course.


Fun games you can play with freestyle rapping. Share these games with your friends at parties or on long car rides.

First Rap Song I Wrote When I Was 18
Rap Video Made Entirely With Iphone6

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Instructor Biography

Pat Parra, Anyone Can Learn How To Rap and Freestyle


My name is Pat Parra and I've been enjoying teaching How To Rap and Freestyle Professionally for over 10 years to college students, high school students, foster children, and elementary school kids.

I've released 5 independent albums and I credit my songwriting ability to freestyle rapping.

I learned how to rap in high school when I was sixteen when my friend Mark gave me the two golden rules.

1. Don't worry about rhyming

2. And don't stop if you mess up.

After practicing for years...

I came up with four more simple steps in addition to the two golden rules to get anyone freestyle rapping within 5 minutes....

These two golden rules and 4 steps are now responsible for teaching over 1,247 people in counting how to start freestyle rapping...

And in the last 14 years I've added additional training to help students go from complete beginning rappers to freestyle and songwriting pros.

Now its time to spread the love on Udemy and help other people experience the joy of freestyle rapping and writing songs.

Thanks for checking out my profile and I hope you enjoy my freestyle rapping course.


On Udemy: I currently have courses teaching people "How To Rap Like The Pros" and "How To Freestyle Rap and Write Rap Lyrics".

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