Deconstructing Rap Lyrics

This website has been making its way around Cosby Sweaters HQ this week. Thanks to our friend Jim for the link. The site allows users to help other hip hop fans understand what their favorite rappers are getting at. We were also quite pleased to discover that these guys published a book of descontructed rap lyrics earlier this month.

Website link:

A couple quick things we’ve already learned from the website:

  • Too Short’s government name is Todd Shaw
  • Earlier in his career Tech N9ne referred to himself as Killer Clown
  • Drake owns a BMW M3, a light-colored Range Rover SUV and a very white Cadillac

Some of our favorites: