Hua Hsu writes about rap tributes to soccer stars found on YouTube, which emphasize the players’ individual journeys rather than their national affiliations.

4 Nas Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, better known by his stage name Nas, is an American rapper and entrepreneur born on September 14, 1973 in New York City. His album, Illmatic, is considered to be one of the best rap albums of all time. He is also considered to be one of the best rappers of all time.

The 41-year-old Chicago native and Chance revealed during an appearance at Harold Washington Library Center the two are worki.

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Dec 21, 2015  · Kanye West is a rap genius, best character of our era. You obviously never listened to his albums if you think he’s not a great rapper. Just typical HLTV comment, watching some youtube singles of Kanye and already deciding that he’s shit. Should I call you cool because you name dropped some old school names? Like I.

Tupac Amaru Shakur (/ ˈ t uː p ɑː k ʃ ə ˈ k ʊər / TOO-pahk shə-KOOR; born Lesane Parish Crooks; June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996), also known by his stage names 2Pac and Makaveli, was an American rapper and actor. He is considered by many as one of the best rappers of all time. Shakur was born in the Harlem neighborhood of New.

Rap’s history has been traced many ways — through books, documentaries, official compilations, DJ mixes, university archives, even parties. But until now you haven’t been able to look at the developme.

May 20, 2013  · Can you name the rapper or group from their albums? Test your knowledge on this music quiz to see how you do and compare your score to others. Music Quiz / Name That Rapper Random Music or Rap Quiz Can you name the rapper or group from their albums?. Rap Quiz, group, hip, hop, rapper. Top Quizzes.

Recently, he’s been collaborating with big names like Migos and Rich The Kid, and it’s only a matter of time before he blows up. Key! is a versatile rapper in a nearly one-track rap game. He can croak and mumble with style over simple piano beats, make a booming club banger, and drop intricately bizarre “New Atlanta” type tracks.

Sep 10, 2014. A list of rappers who have made their way into the Guinness Book of World Records.

Last night, J. Cole confirmed the release of his new surprise album, 4 Your Eyez Only, next week with a surprise documentary, Eyez. It’s 40 minutes long and packed with footage of him recording.

Oct 4, 2013. Many of you know J.Cole as a rapper from North Carolina. Before we all knew him as J.Cole, he used to go by the rap name “Blaza”. earned from being a genius, but I can put my name in the hat and tell you that I think my.

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The rapper. would describe her son as a "genius".’ He was a very creative kid, but he didn’t want anything to interfere with what he was doing, and that was his music. Scott believed Kanye’s passio.

Durant is also friends with rapper. key name on the list, but his music résumé can stack up with any full-time producer in.

Here’s 5 fast facts about the rapper! 6lack. 6lack is an Atlanta-based R&B/Rap artist. — His real name is Ricardo Valdez V.

Apr 16, 2015. There are many reasons why Eminem is your favorite rapper's. he mocked in songs like "My Name Is" and "The Real Slim Shady. this line is the "one of the greatest extended metaphors in rap music. "I always wanted to make sure that people knew what I was doing," Eminem recently wrote on Genius.

Before the summer 2016 release of Telefone, the debut album that launched her to a quiet kind of stardom, Noname considered quitting rap. “I used to. there’s 27 rappers at my funeral/Moses wrote my.

A gleaming white Cadillac Escalade lurches to a stop in a grimy South Beach alley. A slender, olive-skinned dude in a T-shirt steps out holding a bulky duffel bag. He approaches a husky, Mohawked.

May 25, 2012. No one can match the creative genius that is Ice Rod, and if he ever. The endlessly well-spoken Joe Horton used to rap under the name Eric.

Just one day after Eminem finally opened up about why he took a shot at Machine Gun Kelly on Kamikaze, the Detroit rapper dro.

He has been nominated for five Grammy Awards, with one win: Best Rap Performance in 2017 for "No Problem," a collaboration on.

Fast-forward to 2015, 2 Chainz made his resurgence in music after breaking away from Playaz Circle, changing his rap name, an.

The actress says she doesn’t understand how the femcee ‘would think that she had any ground to stand on saying what she said.

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Shakir Robinson, DJ and friend of late Seattle rapper Trevon McKoy, reviews the song he mixed for posthumous release, "Everyd.

Nov 6, 2013. Why She's Killing It: She's a genius wordsmith; Dessa's rhymes feel like. Her first mixtape, Suburban Rap Queen, dropped in 2004, and her.

Mar 30, 2017. A Kiki with CupcakKe: The Audacious Rapper Is a Queer Icon in the Making. by her rapper name CupcakKe, quickly soared in the rap scene after her. are often vulgar, explicit, sexual, in-your-face, and absolutely genius.

Nov 7, 2013. Lyric: "Christina Aguilera better switch me chairs so I can sit next to Carson Daly and Fred Durst, and hear 'em argue over who she gave head.

After Eminem mentioned Ja Rule’s name in his recent diss of Kamikaze, the rapper went on to compare his legacy to LeBron’s. B.

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Days later, Kelly took aim at Eminem with "Rap Devil," in which he attacked the rapper and claimed he blackballed him from.

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4 Nas Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, better known by his stage name Nas, is an American rapper and entrepreneur born on September 14, 1973 in New York City. His album, Illmatic, is considered to be one of the best rap albums of all time. He is also considered to be one of the best rappers of all time.

Rap Monster is the show’s Rising Star, and, with everything he’s accomplished in just the last two years, the title suits him well. The 20.

These 10 great rappers each represent the distinct fusion of voice, storytelling ability, creativity, and general influence through the microphone. Rap remains controversial as.

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When he first appeared, Miller had the look and feel of a carefree party rapper. rap scene that also gave us Asher Roth an.

Hip-Hop The Greatest Gangsta Rappers of All Time. Originally by Reference. Over time, gangsta rap has come to incorporate rappers from the East Coast as well, but for the most part, those formative years were where the.

Jan 6, 2017. Ravi, whose real name is Kim Won-sik, is the rapper of K-pop group, VIXX. He was also a member of the underground rapping scene, under the name "Mino". He is the best rapper in bts, a genius producer and amazing at.

Nathaniel Thomas Wilson (born July 20, 1968), better known by his stage name Kool G Rap (or simply G Rap), is an American rapper from Queens.He began his career in the mid-1980s as one half of the group Kool G Rap & DJ Polo and as a member of the Juice Crew.He is often cited as one of the most influential and skilled MCs of all time, and a pioneer of mafioso rap…

The Fastest Rapper in the Game. we turned to Rap Genius. If that name sounds familiar to you, it’s because the Rap Genius guys revealed the inner workings of rappers’ minds through charts.

Jul 11, 2014  · Rap Genius launched in 2009, originally as a place to explain the esoteric metaphors and allusions of rap lyrics, but it had a larger ambition to annotate all sorts of texts from legal documents.

Literary elites love to rep Shakespeare’s vocabulary: across his entire corpus, he uses 28,829 words, suggesting he knew over 100,000 words and arguably had the largest vocabulary, ever. I decided to compare this data point against the most famous artists in hip hop. I used each artist’s first 35,000 lyrics. That way, prolific artists, such as.

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With all of the negative press surrounding hip-hop music, rappers often complain about the media taking their lyrics out of context, to make them seem more violent or misogynistic than they really are.

Aug 10, 2017. I know this nigga 6lack name is pronounced like "black" and my dumbass. So many people had problems pronouncing XXXTentacion's name that Genius made a. Like 6LACK, Portland rapper Aminé is an artist who's dealt with a. Cole Bennett Is Shaping the Look of 2017 Rap, One Video at a Time.

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On Kamikaze, Em goes after a slew of rappers. is arguably Eminem’s most bizarre rap feud, and it’s over the mispronunciati.

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Mar 24, 2015. Using data provided by Genius, the Cut discovered that some variation of her name has been dropped in about 128 songs (excluding most.

The definitive rapper, and in my opinion the definitive hero. Everything he touched was art, he practically made the genre of gangsta rap, was a. there are too much words to describe Tupac.but simply he was a genius of his time. Tupac got his name from the Inca's I think and Tupac Amaru means "Shining Serpent.