100 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time

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90. Biz Markie, "Just a Friend"

Rotund, uproarious Biz Markie is one of hip-hop's most lovable figures. For "Just a Friend," he donned a powdered wig to play piano in the video and bellowed an outlandish interpolation of Freddie Scott's 1968 soul hit "(You) Got What I Need." Said Biz, "I tried to get Al B. Sure! and I tried to get Keith Sweat but they were busy doing their stuff, so I said I'll do it."

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