There isn’t a simpler way to express philosophies, cultural relevance and seemingly unimportant ideas than memes. Throughout the years, Hip Hop has had its fair share as well. In fact, some within the culture have benefited tremendously from memes of all type. Some have found interesting ways of flexing their knowledge on the culture at large while others utilize memes to engage in hilarious shit-talking. Just in case you missed some of the funniest takes on life the internet can offer, we’re here to help through memes describing today’s top Hip Hop stories.
This week, the internet reacts to Troy Ave’s reported album flop and Rachel Dolezal becomes the most popular “transracial” figure.
After Troy Ave’s Album Sales
The internet erupted when sales figures for Troy Ave’s Major Without A Deal arrived with under 5 thousand sold overall with 30 physical copies. Big loss in dead.
Guess Who’s Playing Rachel Dolezal In The Future Movie
In some bizarro world, having Iggy Azalea portray Rachel Dolezal could be borderline genius. The similarities are quite obvious.
Black Twitter erupted once the story of Dolezal’s attempt to pass as African American hit the web. Leading to some of the greatest commentary one will hear on race this year, #askRachel hashtag only added more hilarity.
Can Dolezal Answer The Ultimate Question
There were many #AskRachel questions that were proposed. However, this one surely took the cake.
Jay Z’s Face After The Announcement Of Apple Music
If the battle between Spotify and Tidal couldn’t get any worse, Apple Music joined in. Could this have been Hov’s look during the announcement?
“Trap Queen” may be the song of the summer but that hasn’t stopped the internet from making light hearted jokes about his signature aesthetic. Even using this late C4 Corvette as inspiration.
Iggy Photobombs Rihanna
Following the cancellation of a national tour and Pride weekend performance, the internet still won’t give Iggy a break. Take this as a prime example.
Kanye Is On The Paleo Diet
Kanye phoned into Hot 97 recently to talk rumors about kicking people out of Chuck-E-Cheese. Not only did he say the situation didn’t happen, Yeezus himself is staying away from carbs.
When The Cops Come
Ever get pulled over, give the officer said required items and find several cop cars pull up? Yup, Kanye’s facial expression makes absolute sense.
Can Anyone Guess This Lyric
Thank the heavens for Three 6 Mafia. The Memphis group has inspired the best memes the internet has to offer. Case in point here.