What's your guys opinion on " Evil Twin"?
I like going back and re-listening to albums I haven’t picked up in a minute. I always seem to get som...
"Tupac without a nose ring" - 2Chainz
Whatcha think? Personally I always laugh whenever I hear that line… He in a song called “No Lie”, and...
Any Whitehats want their annotations checked? 2.0
A Continuation of This Thread @newerahanz @Eon2323 @heat_cube @sativas
Rap vs. pop music
Ok, I’m a hardcore hip-hop fan. And I don’t mean bullshit rap. I mean like Andre 3k, Kendrick, Pusha T...
The Comparison Game
This should be fun, just to see how it goes. The goal is to keep the continuing comparison of rappers ...
OT: What does the rest of the world think of America?
A lot of countries don’t like us, when it comes to American stereotypes they think we’re all fat and s...
Tame Impala x Kendrick - Backwards
http://pitchfork.com/advance/369-divergent-ost/ track no. 7 idk what to think of his delivery tbh
Big K.R.I.T. - Egyptian Cotton (Prod. By Big K.R.I.T.) [Week of K.R.I.T. #5]
I swear each drop just gets better and better. Along with its elegant title, the saxophone (courtesy o...
New Music; Iggy Azalea x Charli XCX - Fancy
Iggy’s back — with a new song, leading up to her album set to drop in April! http://www.youtube.com...
Mines purple, a royal nigga colour Yours?
Blue Rose Appreciation
Isn’t @bluerose so cool? I don’t think I’ve ever been thumbed down by her. Never posting anything, nev...
I hate the phrase "selling out" almost as much as the word "overachiever"
Juvenile nigga shit. Expanding the audience demographics is not the same as being a tool. Excelling ...
OT: Rappers you are sure they killed someone.
Gucci Mane is propably a 100%
Who are you? The Rap Genius Introductions Thread
Figured we have alot of new users here, and, they should not only want to get to know each other, but get to know the more established users too. So without further ado, simply copy and paste the template and write a little bit about yourself!
Joined RG (When/Why):
Favourite part about Rap Genius:
Currently listening to:
Name: TyrantX aka The King of Salt
Joined RG (When/Why): Over a year ago, fix wrong annotations
Favourite part about Rap Genius: Breaking down lyrics (annotating)
Notable contributions: Rap Genius Editors Guide, Rap Genius FAQ, Rap Genius Guide on Annotating Pictures, Producer Genius, etc.
Notable threads: Eminem & His Fans: Exploring Age & Context, Kanye West — The Man The Movement, Kanye West surprises Pharrell at Q&A
Favourite artist(s): Pusha T & Kanye West
Currently listening to: Action Bronson “Blue Chips 2”
Damn @TyrantX STAYS making great threads. Give me like 10 min and I’ll make mine.
Joined RG (When/Why): January 2013, just started getting into rap, wanted to know more. I originally joined just for the forums.
Favourite part about Rap Genius: The site in general has the coolest idea ever in annotating lyrics.
Notable contributions: Top 10 Chiddy Bang scholar, top Perrion scholar, top MLB Rosters scholar
Favourite artist(s): Chiddy Bang, Lupe Fiasco, Eminem, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Das Racist, Wu Tang Clan, Jay Electroinica
Currently listening to: NoEmotion Gold Mask, Trying to get into Ra The Rugged Man too
hi every1 im new!!!!!!! holds up spork my name is katy but u can call me t3h PeNgU1N oF d00m!!!!!!!! lol…as u can see im very random!!!! thats why i came here, 2 meet random ppl like me … im 13 years old (im mature 4 my age tho!!) i like 2 watch invader zim w/ my girlfreind (im bi if u dont like it deal w/it) its our favorite tv show!!! bcuz its SOOOO random!!!! shes random 2 of course but i want 2 meet more random ppl =) like they say the more the merrier!!!! lol…neways i hope 2 make alot of freinds here so give me lots of commentses!!!!
DOOOOOMMMM!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! <—– me bein random again ^ hehe…toodles!!!!!
love and waffles,
t3h PeNgU1N oF d00m
Name: D'shon(RG wouldn’t let me use an apostrophe so i chose a hyphen)
Twitter: @JayDshon(holla at ya boi)
Joined RG (When/Why):about 3 months ago, was curious about coming on here and got hooked and met some cool ass people
Favourite part about Rap Genius: the rappers, forums and the ethers
Notable contributions: haven’t made much except put up some Edmund Spenser poetry
Notable threads: haven’t made many
Favourite artist(s): Kendrick, Chance, Earl, Tyler, Gambino
Currently listening to: Poe Man’s Dreams by Kendrick
Name: Devon Culbert aka DC aka DC26 aka Skittles
Joined RG (When/Why): Looked up XV lyric, when talking about mod challenge Timi deleted it and scared the shit out of me.
Favourite part about Rap Genius: The community, and love for @KendrickLamar
Notable contributions: Control, TDE BET Cypher, RapGenius Community Mixtape, Meeting Pusha T in a Google Hangout
Notable threads: Anything related to RG Mixtape
Favourite artist(s): Kendrick Lamar, 2pac, J Cole, XV, Drake, Chop, IsaiahG
Currently listening to: Kendrick Lamar — “HiiiPower”
daaaaaaaaamn some fugin crazy people out there
Name: Alexandru Florin aka Jayhova
Joined RG (When/Why): A few months ago, 3 or 4 I think.
Favourite part about Rap Genius: I can see other people opinins on a subject and stay in touch with the latest projects in the rap industry.
Notable contributions: None yet, I hope i’ll do something worth mentioning.
Favourite artist(s): JAY Z, Kanye West, Nas, Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Mac Miller, Em.
Currently listening to: Kanye West-Hold On
Joined RG (When/Why): All other rap forums suck
Favourite part about Rap Genius: Forum
Notable contributions: aint done shit
Notable threads: aint done shit
Favourite artist(s): Kendrick, Kanye, Pusha, Lupe, Big L, Nas, TI
Currently listening to: MMLP2
Joined RG (When/Why): I wanna say around this time last year. Joined to annotate Strange Music songs.
Favourite part about Rap Genius: Probably the forums, even though a lot of the times everyone hates each other, we are a loving bunch<333
Notable contributions: A lot of Tech N9ne stuff (So Dope)
Notable threads: I barely make threads, just post in em
Favourite artist(s): Tech N9ne/Strange Music/Snow tha Product/Cudi
Currently listening to: Believers by ¡MAYDAY!
Name: Deivid El Shabazz
Joined RG (When/Why): A couple months, had procrastinated my joining long enough.
Favourite part about Rap Genius: The fact most of yall are weird af. Oh and also the annotations.
Notable contributions: None.
Notable threads: None.. Yet.
Favourite artist(s): Ab Soul, Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar, Jhene Aiko, and Chance The Rapper.
Currently listening to: Vic Mensa ft Ab Soul — Holy Holy
Name: Jason D. Morris aka PioZon
Joined RG (When/Why): Over a year ago, to correct some Aesop Rock annotations
Favorite part about Rap Genius: I enjoy the concept of the site and how its trying to branch out to other areas other than rap. I only use the forum because im too lazy to go elsewhere.
Notable contributions:Uploaded a lot of philosophical works and have done extensive work on Aesop Rock’s discography. Many smaller things as well
Favorite artist(s): Aesop Rock, any other arts fluctuate depend on what im listening to at the moment.
Currently listening to: DJ JS-1 — What’s Happening (Feat. Wordsworth, & Rahzel)
Name: Lala Mayers
Joined RG (When/Why):in august.
Favourite part about Rap Genius:You all are so funny. I can’t even. Also it’s pretty
Diverse in terms of music choices
Favourite artist(s):A$AP Rocky(Of course), Drake, Chance The Rapper, Joey Bada$$, Kid Cudi,OF,and Childish Gambino
Currently listening to: Vic Mensa
Joined RG (When/Why): Who knows
Favourite part about Rap Genius: Fourmz
Notable contributions: Brie
Nas etc check profile
Currently listening to: Dr Dre 2001