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, Slim Jesus’ “Drill Time” video explodes this week and Hip Hop somewhat gets the Welches product B.I.G. references on “Big Poppa.”
Slim Jesus Is Secretly What “Malcolm In The Middle” Character?
Over the week, the Hip Hop was stunned when it was revealed a blue eyed, blond haired 18-year-old white kid from a small Ohio town called Slim Jesus found inspiration from Chicago Drill music for “Drill Time.” For many, he just looked like as if Dewey from Malcolm In The Middle listened to too much Chief Keef.
Rappers Salty At “Drill Time” Success
Many in Hip Hop were angry to find so much attention placed on Slim Jesus for various reasons. Some thought he was appropriating the culture while others thought he was a bad joke. The end result meant over three million views.
Playing Around With Biggie Lyrics
The memes rap memes involve a Pictionary approach to lyrics. Can anyone decipher these Biggie Smalls bars?
Grapegate Almost Closed This Week
The biggest mystery in rap lyricism almost came to a close this week when singer Mela Machinko dug deep into answering what Welch’s grape product did Biggie mention on “Big Poppa?” Lil Cease says soda, Hitman member Knobody says jelly and Questlove says juice. Guess the world will never know.
Many have praised Drake for his new athletic physique. The Toronto rapper/singer has gone from looking soft to body builder in essentially under a year.
The Curse Of Drizzy
Many blamed October’s Very Own for Serena Williams upset at this year’s U.S. Open using his history with other teams who have endured losses while he’s been around.
Is Social Media Going Overboard?
Did Drizzy ruin Serena Williams’ career? It’s highly unlikely considering the Compton native’s legacy of wins at the moment.
Mixtape That The World Needs Right Now
Though social media unjustly blamed Drake for the Williams Sister loss, most didn’t mind after a rumored announcement of a collaborative mixtape with Future.
Hillary Clinton Does The Nae Nae
This week, a video of United States presidential candidate Hillary Clinton haphazardly performing the Nae Nae to Salento’s “Watch Me” on Ellen hit the web. The reaction was priceless.
Fresh Prince Anniversary
The twentieth anniversary of breakout sitcom The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air was this week. The Will Smith vehicle led to some pretty comical memes celebrating the show as well.