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Hip Hop Is Dead

by Nas

Lyrics

If hip hop should die before I wake
I'll put an extended clip inside of my AK
Roll to every station, murder the DJ
Roll to every station, murder the DJ
full lyrics

Features of This Track

club rap influences
east coast rap roots
hard rock influences
danceable beats
syncopated beats
consistent rhyme patterns
peripheral vocals
a poetic rap delivery
rhythmically complex rapping
clear pronunciation
lyrics about the rap industry
a repetitive chorus
a tight kick sound
an electric bass riff
a hand percussion layer
electric guitars
a highly electric sonority
a dry recording sound
dominant use of riffs
production and lyrics by famous rap artists

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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Comments

This the s**t
What happened to the explicit version that used to be here? :(
Fuk the censored version
f**k the censored version. :(
zayan.haq101
This song was played the day lil wayne was born
This is not explicit
NAS - what a legend
Baker is retarted
M.baker your retarted.
yo ur a bad a** fukn legend. much love and im from los angeles lovin all dope s**t not givin a f**k....
R.I.P. hip hop
CHECK HIM OUT!! R-MEAN
@RMEAN on Instagram & Twitter
Www.rmean.co m
CHECK HIM OUT!! R-MEAN
@RMEAN on Instagram & Twitter
Www.rmean.co m
781114674
No,it's not dead,it's just in a very and i mean VERY BAD COMA!!! Don't call the coroner yet,Hip-Hop can still survive.
Still goin strong
Samples michael viners incredible bongo bands version of innagaddavid a . I approve. Plus good rapping
elijah0898
Hip hop is dead Tupac and Proof is gone
This is the studio version, the "uncensored" was not officially released until later.
,,mmm Brazilian Dimes,,,
it aint dead its on life support especially after he signed wit gay z true let down
houdini_pand o r a
What's this radio version about? Pandora isn't broadcast :(
lil wayne and all female rappers killed hip hop
agree with Josh. not only do I not understand the notion of bodying one all day, but I can't fathom what loading an extended clip would have to do with it. explicit version by default please.

EDIT: or maybe I should've read the FAQ. the explicit versions ARE default. still, unfortunate situation here.
The censored version makes me feel dirty :/

What does "body 'em all day" even mean?
amadeus_anto n i n
i love nas. he has to be good and he is.
m.baker after looking at your bookmarked songs, you truly have no right to hate on Nas, all that commercial crap you listen to is why music in general is dying a slow death. As for talking about someones child like that really shows the full scope of your ignorant mindset. Nas' child will live a better life than you will ever provide for your son/brother or daughter/sis t e r . |xNxMxEx|
Nas u suck!!! I feel sorry for your baby, poor child.
Slick track...
michelle_car d e n a s _
F**K YOU B**CH
In a gadda da vida baby
don't you know that I love you?
In a gadda da vida baby
don't you know that I'll always be true
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