As he puts the finishing touches on his forthcoming studio album, iLoveMakonnen has kicked off a weekly freestyle series with a new track titled ‘Don’t Be Hating On Makonnen.’  The Atlanta rapper sticks to his guns on the one-take track, offering introspective thoughts atop a slow instrumental that’ll put you in a trance.

Hear the new sounds below and check back next week for a new offering from Makonnen.