20 Great Hip-Hop One-Liners

20 Great Hip-Hop One-Liners

By Rolling Stone

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.

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj

Song: Kanye West's "Monster," Album: My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Even though she had yet to release an album in 2010, Nicki Minaj's career was on a sharp incline. Her brilliant cameo on Kanye West's "Monster," which many rap fans considered the verse of the year, certified her status as one of the most talented voices of her generation.