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: "SportsCenter," Album: Dedication 2 Mixtape
For rap aficionados, Lil Wayne's 2006 mixtape is a masterpiece of lyrical virtuosity. This track was not only one of its best moments, it was virtually prescient: Lil Wayne would become a frequent guest commentator on ESPN's sports programs in the years to come.