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I Ain't No Joke

Features of This Track

east coast rap roots
funk influences
danceable beats
straight beats
lyrics about the rap industry
boastin' lyrics
a bumpin' kick sound
the heavy use of funk samples
prominent horns
subtle use of turntables
a dry recording sound
production and lyrics by rap icons

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I f**ked up but f**k it you n**gas know what it is....The God MC!!!
I won't let nobody press up and mess up the scene I set....I will take u through a walk through hell, freeze your dome then watch your eyeballs swell then guide out of triple stage darkness then when it gets dark again then I'm a spark microphone cause the heat is on u see smoke when I'm finished when the beat I'm no joke!!!! Dope my n**ga
You could get a smack for this-
Then YOU can joke
When I'm gone
Serious as cancer
Nba 2k13
I hold the microphone like a grudge E hold the record so the needle won't budge!!!!! LYRICAL DESTRUCTION !!!!!
E-M-E-C-E-E DON'T EVEN TRY TO BE!!!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! WOOOO WEEEEE !!!!!!
Classic rap will always be the shizzzznittt t ! ! ! ! ! !
Rakim= beast
Nba 2k13
CLASSIC!!!!! ! ! !
The R is a best!
Tony. T Chicago +love for new York
Rakim is no joke. No one better!
What happened to rap like this :( rappers now a days could at least rap good, but nooooo they won't. p.s i'm 13
PLAYED THIS TI DEATH!!!!
One of best rapped ever....love it
Rakim is G.O.A.T Hands Down. Word;-)
Real Hip-hop. That's Peace. . SHA'REEF KHYREE ALI
When I'm gone - then you can joke.
This is Serious, right here
This was heard in the movie set it off when queen Latifah was blasting it
raf_ver2000
Nothing but style. Hip hop trend setter. What rapper you know now a days that will do his video no rehearsals right on 125st in harlem. LEGEND!!!
The best m.c. to come out classic
The whole cd is rockin!! I was raised up on this stuff!! Tite!!
Wow claaaaaassss s s i i i i c c c c ! !
I hold the microphone like a grudge. Damn!! Changed the game.
Feels like i'm 19 again! "I aint' no joke!!" Rak was a str8 BEAST!!
Either you have it or you dont!- played it to death!- No fluff or frills to hide behind!- Bettet than some today ! No distractions !
Rakim change the whole game of rapping his style was so sweet he invent swag all the big gold chains sweet a** Gucci and Nike sweat suit the first rapper with punch lines this was the s**t I ain't no joke
Man, how many lines can you get from this song alone that a lot of rappers sampled?
Rakim changed the ways mc's rocked the mic forever. In my opinion the greatest to ever do it.
1 of the best 2 ever do it!!!!!
Nice
1987 was a krunk year live house party's til the am!!!!!!!!
almost the baddest a** rap song ever, only one better is eric b is president,ac t u a l l y aint no joke may be tied dor # 1. Rakim all time best rapper, no one will ever even come close, & thats no joke
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doggydogg4
Classic Beat. Very Catchy.
Eric B and Rakim have always been able to produce lyrics that are catchy.

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