0
 

home
news
wu-tang clan
bio's
media
store
blogs
forum
contact

Go Back   Wu-Tang Corp. - Official Site of the Wu-Tang Clan > The Elements > Hip-Hop Shop

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-24-2013, 03:31 PM   #1
theheavens
Banned
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: DETROIT
Posts: 3,314
Rep Power: 0
theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)theheavens Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)
Default The 30 Most Lyrical Rap Songs of the Past 5 Years

it's all wrong...but #1 is right

http://www.complex.com/music/2013/04...-past-5-years/
theheavens is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-24-2013, 05:20 PM   #2
Sky Blue Bally Kid
45th Generation Roman
 
Sky Blue Bally Kid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Flashy Penthouse That Overlooks The Vista
Posts: 4,579
Rep Power: 41
Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Sky Blue Bally Kid Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)
Default

(Opens link, sees image on main page, closes tab...)
__________________

When I'm writing in my room







It's like a child that's fighting in the womb


- KP -
Sky Blue Bally Kid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-24-2013, 05:46 PM   #3
food for thought
Black Star Line'r
 
food for thought's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Inna Foreign
Posts: 17,059
Rep Power: 100
food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)food for thought Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)
Default

^lol yep
__________________
We do it for the people.

food for thought is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-24-2013, 06:12 PM   #4
noel411
The ABBOTT
 
noel411's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Australia
Age: 32
Posts: 3,881
Rep Power: 34
noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)
Default

I've never heard a single song off that list, and only even know maybe 2 or 3 guys on the list. I was all like wtf is this shit and then I noticed the "last 5 years" shit lolz. I thought it was for all time and I was just like wtf this is an utter joke.
__________________
Suck this drunk alcohol dick.
noel411 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2013, 06:09 AM   #5
JASPER BEARDLY
Fan of the real
 
JASPER BEARDLY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 2,350
Rep Power: 0
JASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of fury
Default

lol of 15 Though Jadakiss is mostly heralded as an accomplished but somehow still underrated MC, he did declare himself "top five dead or alive," and to this day, he sometimes still spits like he's worthy of that assertion. "Death Wish" is about the grim realities of street violence, namely fatalities, and 'Kiss completely loses himself in the Alchemist production with an alarming deftness.

The multis roll off effortlessly: "Loyalty is thin, the tension is thick/Look at a broke nigga's face when you mention a brick/Stick up kids come around when they sense that you're rich." There's a cohesive narrative that's also wholly supported by valiant lyricism on Jada's behalf, which leads into an equally dizzying chorus that exposes the morose detail of a casualty: "When your heart stops and your body gets breathless/And help don't come in enough time, that's a death wish."

The song amps up a notch when Wayne borrows the rhyme scheme of the chorus and begins his verse: "I be on that way left shit/Better get right or get left shit/Better hit right or get left hit." It sounds like basic slick talk, but the subtle nuance of "hit right or get left hit" is what makes Wayne verses such a delight. By the next line, he's telling an unknown opposition "motherfuck your guest list" and settling on the fatal decision of "let's just kill him and get breakfast" with sobering calmness. Wayne justifies this stark viewpoint with an unsettling note about his hometown: "I'm from the mecca of the reckless, with a record-breaking death list/The reckless and the neglecters think the election won't affect us," making sure to rhyme every word along the way.

"Death Wish" is a toe-to-toe, verse-to-verse competition, and the listener who's a fan of rap ultimately wins.




how do these guys write this faggot shit?

they try to sound intelligent and so knowledgable and just come off so pompous and douchy
__________________
Non Ignorants




RIP
JASPER BEARDLY is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2013, 06:15 AM   #6
JASPER BEARDLY
Fan of the real
 
JASPER BEARDLY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 2,350
Rep Power: 0
JASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of furyJASPER BEARDLY fist of fury
Default

also makes me wonder how much jay electronica got paid by jay z to waste his hype

if he does ever drop he should do ok tho since underground will support him and maybe the roc nation groupies will flock to him if ye and jay tell them to
__________________
Non Ignorants




RIP
JASPER BEARDLY is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2013, 06:28 AM   #7
D.projectile
member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 606
Rep Power: 6
D.projectile iron monkeyD.projectile iron monkeyD.projectile iron monkey
Default

haha @ no. 15
__________________


D.projectile is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2013, 12:11 PM   #8
PANDA PISS
I Radiate Distinction
 
PANDA PISS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: MAFIA LAND
Posts: 11,227
Rep Power: 60
PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)PANDA PISS Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)
Send a message via MSN to PANDA PISS
Default

Yeah the real list is 30 jay elec songs, if he has even made that many lol.

Needs to drop his instant classic album soon.
PANDA PISS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2013, 01:21 PM   #9
Damon
The DZA
 
Damon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Toronto
Age: 36
Posts: 209
Rep Power: 0
Damon crouching tigerDamon crouching tiger
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by noel411 View Post
I've never heard a single song off that list, and only even know maybe 2 or 3 guys on the list.
Sure there is a lot of trash on that list, but if you have only heard of 2 or 3 of all the rappers on the list, you are clearly an idiot and should find something more constructive to do with your time than posting on a hip hop message forum.
__________________



Damon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2013, 01:31 PM   #10
Pestilence
SLIMEY SAVAGE
 
Pestilence's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 282
Rep Power: 0
Pestilence crouching tigerPestilence crouching tiger
Default

Haha, there have been some good lists at Complex.. this is not one of them.
__________________
Pestilence is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2013, 09:11 PM   #11
zooruka
.
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 5,765
Rep Power: 21
zooruka prodigal sonzooruka prodigal sonzooruka prodigal sonzooruka prodigal sonzooruka prodigal sonzooruka prodigal son
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by noel411 View Post
I've never heard a single song off that list, and only even know maybe 2 or 3 guys on the list.
Me to....


I don't know any of the rappers of today - drake, rick ross, Kendrick Lamar, jay electronica etc...... and from what I have heard I am glad.... although no.1 on that list jay electronica's exhibit c was actually not that bad lyrically.


maybe I am showing my age, I don't know...... but to me everything was better in the golden age - dress, slang, steeze, lyrics, beats etc..... life in general namsayin.


It's actually funny in a way because most of the rappers out today did or had the chance to listen to the golden era and yet there music is still bad .... I mean I heard macklemore scream out wu tang raised him and just shook my head.


but yeah rap is dead in my opinion and has been since 97





peace

Last edited by zooruka; 04-25-2013 at 09:37 PM.
zooruka is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2013, 10:14 PM   #12
noel411
The ABBOTT
 
noel411's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Australia
Age: 32
Posts: 3,881
Rep Power: 34
noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Damon View Post
Sure there is a lot of trash on that list, but if you have only heard of 2 or 3 of all the rappers on the list, you are clearly an idiot and should find something more constructive to do with your time than posting on a hip hop message forum.
I'm an idiot because I don't listen to modern hip hop? Fuuuucckkk, I better go and hit up the local music shop and buy a bunch of cd's I don't want to hear so I won't be an idiot anymore.
__________________
Suck this drunk alcohol dick.
noel411 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 06:34 AM   #13
Uncle Steezo
Gen Chat Bully
 
Uncle Steezo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: 5th Dimension
Posts: 14,726
Rep Power: 117
Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)Uncle Steezo Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)
Default

my last 2 albums shit on 80% of that list. *shrug*
Uncle Steezo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2013, 07:10 AM   #14
Damon
The DZA
 
Damon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Toronto
Age: 36
Posts: 209
Rep Power: 0
Damon crouching tigerDamon crouching tiger
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by noel411 View Post
I'm an idiot because I don't listen to modern hip hop? Fuuuucckkk, I better go and hit up the local music shop and buy a bunch of cd's I don't want to hear so I won't be an idiot anymore.
Actually listening to an artist and having heard of them in the first place are two completely different things. Shit, I dont listen to Drake either, but at least Ive heard of him!

Clearly you dont know how to read and comprehend the English language. I stand by my original statement that you are obviously an idiot.

And probably extremely unattractive.
















And smell like vinegar.
__________________



Damon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-28-2013, 12:47 AM   #15
noel411
The ABBOTT
 
noel411's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Australia
Age: 32
Posts: 3,881
Rep Power: 34
noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)noel411 Iron Lungs (Fists of Legend)
Default

I didn't say I hadn't heard of them.

You've made a poor impression on me and I don't think I would like to spend time with you or be your friend in the real world.
__________________
Suck this drunk alcohol dick.
noel411 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:08 AM.


Copyright 2000 - 2013 The Wu-Tang Corp. & shift-one