From the most intricate metaphors meant to put rival rappers six feet under in a heated battle to straightforward punchlines about doing that in real life, XXL takes a look at them all. Get an extended look at 20 of the best NBA references in rap history.
The UMBC Student Events Board sponsored a Rap Battle event in the SportsZone area of the Commons ... like “Gin & Juice,” “What’s My Name,” and “Drop it Like it’s Hot.” Each round was done in a call-and-response fashion with rappers getting.
Watch “Obama” here, looking pensive and making grandiose gestures as he drops brutal punchlines ... have to having an actual battle rapper in office. By the way, nobody’s stepped up to play the part of Donald Trump’s rap doppelganger yet.
I only called people I knew ‘cause I wanted a personal conversation, versus reaching out to say people that might be hot. That’s not ... telling me about how Rap really kept him grounded when he went through [his battles with drugs.
Let’s get one thing straight: James Corden absolutely crushed David Schwimmer in his latest Rap Battle on ‘The Late Late Show’ — however, James did rely mostly on one punchline ... “That’s when he was hot, he was on TV then; now it’s 2016.
The battle scene is constantly growing. People are discovering new ways to approach rap battles. Whether it be choosing unique angles to diss an opponent, a ground breaking punchline ... who decide whether a battle is hot or not. MF: You’ve got an.
Like the music genre itself, rap beefs have evolved over time ... It’s my old man side talking but, for me, it’s about the punchline. I was as influenced by Don Rickles as I was by Tim Dog when I was a battle rapper. It’s the dozens.
MR.JOE BUDDEN It has been bought to my attention that Joe Budden used my name in a disrespectful way in one of his punchlines on B.E.T., I understand ... I guess he s trying to bait me into a rap battle like he s known for doing..I have never had a.
“Ya boy flex like Hulk Hogan on the crapper/I spit super hot fiyah ... of punchlines here. He puns first on the 24-inch-python heyday of the Hulkster in a graphic but hysterical way. Then he name-checks an absolutely hysterical rap battle parody.
New programming chief Peter Kuplowsky made a bold choice in choosing Joseph Kahn’s battle rap movie BODIED to kick off the lineup ... for the jugular and give voice to all his private racist punchlines that he actually starts to succeed in this no.