Hip-hop one-liners demonstrate how rappers can capture our imagination with just a few syllables and make catchphrases that are repeated long after they’re first spoken. Here are 20 of the best quick hits from some of the greatest voices in the game.
Big Daddy Kane
Song: "'Cause I Can Do It Right," Album: Taste of Chocolate
By his third album, Taste of Chocolate, Big Daddy Kane was a burgeoning sex symbol that had successfully crossed over from the rap underground to the R&B mainstream. Amidst photo shoots with Madonna and pinup features for Playgirl magazine, he dropped this reassertion of his greatness as one of the best in the game.