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: "Set It Off," Album: Live Long the Kane
Big Daddy Kane is one of the original greats with a career in the late Eighties and early Nineties that influenced a generation of rappers. His seminal 1988 debut is an essential listen that spawned verbal highlights like this incredible track.