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, Kyrie Irving & Nick Young become one of the top topics of social media.
Kyrie Irving Gets The Drake Treatment
The drama revolving Cleveland Cavaliers player Kyrie Irving, Kehlani and PARTYNEXTDOOR had social media in a frenzy earlier in the week. The memes were relentless.
Looks Like Fab Has A Potential Punchline
One popular meme involves possible rhymes a rapper would possibly say. That includes everyone from Lil Wayne to Drake. In the instance of Fabolous, a reference like this to PARTYNEXTDOOR makes sense.
D’Angelo Russell’s Post Nick Young Video Release Treatment
Once a video leaked of D’Angelo Russell secretly videotaping fellow Laker Nick Young admitting to cheating on fiance Iggy Azalea, it’s been further downhill for the Los Angeles team.
Russell’s Talk With Kobe
Though Kobe recently said in an interview that Russell would evolve after Young incident, there’s a possibility the initial conversation started like this.
Young Jeezy’s Teeth Issue
During a recent concert, Young Jeezy’s upper dentures fell out. Despite the embarrassing moment, Pastor Young saw the humour in it.
Taylor Swift’s Apple Music Commercial
It’s no secret Taylor Swift loves rap. The Apple Music commercial featuring her workout rendition of Drake and Future’s “Jumpman” represents 2016 for many at the end.
Drake’s Wildcat Love
Though the University of Kentucky doesn’t want much to do with Drake, this picture of him from years back still manages to make the internet rounds.
DJ Khaled’s Snapchat Still Runs Social Media
At this point, DJ Khaled’s relationship with Snapchat is still legendary and social media continues to make that reminder
Someone Hasn’t Seen The Original Opener
Someone incorrectly used the Kanye West “How” meme to ask a question of how The Fresh Prince took a cab from Philly to Bel-Air. Those who’ve seen the original, longer intro remember the fairly swank airliner scene.
“Panda” & The Obamas
Last week’s White House Easter Egg hunt featured both Michelle & Barack Obama getting those attendance hyped for the event. Meanwhile, someone decides to add lyrics to Desiigner’s “Panda.”