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: "Touch the Sky," Album: Late Registration
Kanye West was two albums deep in 2006, but his depth of introspection was already in place. The song also featured the debut of a young Chicago rapper named Lupe Fiasco.