This next joint is getting lit for a tradition in hip-hop long since passed–not Iceberg sweaters, but album skits.
There’ve been so many awful ones that the handful of good ones weren’t enough to keep them from going to hell in a backpack. Of course, it helped if the rapper performing them sounded cool saying pretty much anything, a la Ghostface Killah (“It feel hot at night…”). He had already gotten into the car accident that turned his voice into little more than a strangled whisper, but somehow it worked anyway.
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It might be easier to formulate a list of Ten Not Funny AT ALL Hip-Hop Album Skits.
Some artists incorporate skits right into the song itself like Wu-Tang’s classic “Yo Meth, where my Killer Tape At?
I’ve listened to a LOT of hip-hop skits as research for this list and I’ve come up with a list of the FUNNIEST. Dre saying “deez nuts” on The Chronic, which might have been funny in 2001, but definitely isn’t quite so hilarious anymore. Chime in on the socials and let us know where we went wrong.