100 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time

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43. Audio Two, "Top Billin'"

Rhyming over nothing but the drum break from the Honey Drippers' "Impeach the President" (brilliantly flipped by co-producer Daddy-O), Kirk "MC Milk Dee" Robinson thanks his parents, brags about his bodyguard and shouts-out both his Bed-Stuy hood and his DJ brother/partner Giz. He also invites rappers to "Bite a rhyme/If you dare." Plenty did: Variations on the hook – "Milk is chillin', Gizmo's chillin'/What more can I say? Top billin'!" – have been spit by gazillions of MCs, from Dre to Biggie to Jay Z.

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