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.
Song: "Lifestyles Ov Da Poor & Dangerous," Album: Lifestyles Ov Da Poor & Dangerous
Big L may have passed in 1998 before he could achieve stardom, but he's still fondly remembered as one of the most talented rhymers in hip-hop. This track is the title cut to the Harlem rapper's only full-length album.