Understand Rap: Explanations of Confusing Rap Lyrics that You & Your Grandma Can Understand by William BuckholzRap songs are famous for their double entendres, clever turns of phrase, and general ingenuity, but that doesn’t mean things always make sense the first time around. Enter Understand Rap, a very funny pop-cultural reference book based on the website of the same name, which precisely explains the confusing lyrics and terms used in rap songs using language that even the most un-hip person can understand. The juxtaposition of a dry, academic tone with hip-hop terminology results in a book that’s as entertaining as it is informative.
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This powerful and inspirational collection of rap quotes will inspire you to hustle hard and get your grind on. Let these legendary hip-hop superstars of yesterday and today drop jewels in the form of rap lyrics that will stay with you for years to come. Rap and hip-hop are mainstream due to the music and cultures representation of confidence , boldness, and celebration of individuality. There is a lot of wisdom and inspiration to be found in the words of famous rappers, and we want to share them with you! Never forget where you from; someone will remind you.
By Yu-Cheng Lin April 29, There is true wisdom in the lyrics of Drake, arguably hip-hop's most quotable artist. Drake is so sad — he's incredibly cool too. This paradoxical aura, this uncanny ability to be both sad and cool, hovers ghost-like around Mr. Aubrey Graham. But it's precisely this manufacturing of persona that defines Drake in the pop-star hustle, putting him in a class removed from, say, Kanye West or Kendrick Lamar and their stable, marketable personas.
Skip navigation! Story from Music. Instagram aficionados know that, like peanut butter and jelly, or avocado and toast for the millennials with spare cash, even the best Instagram snaps need a bomb caption to go with them. But coming up with something attention-grabbing can be just as challenging as catching that perfect light, hitting your pose just right, and nailing a subtle lip pout. Enter your favorite rapper. Or honestly any rapper.
We've rounded up the most moving lyrics from some of rap and hip-hop's most inspirational songs ever to give you a quick pick-me-up.
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