Posts tagged "rap"

There’s A “Downton Abbey” Rap, You Guys

You guys, there’s a rap about “Downton Abbey”! Adam WarRock, whoever you are, wherever you are, I love you. [ via]…

Jessica Wakeman | March 2, 2012 - 9:20 am

Men Needed A Rap About Plaid

Well, well, holy nerds, what do we have here? It appears that a bunch of bros have discovered an untapped niche — the plaid shirt-wearing demo. And here, they rap…

Julie Gerstein | January 12, 2012 - 10:20 am

Morning Quickies: Vinny From “Jersey Shore” Raps About Rape

Vinny Guadagnino from “Jersey Shore” debuted a rap song on YouTube yesterday called “Rack City Mix” with the lyrics “Actin’ like I’m raping it / F**k her till she…

Jessica Wakeman | December 1, 2011 - 10:20 am

Today’s Lady News: Male Rapper DPhill Gets In Touch With His Feminine Side

The gender-bending rapper Daryll Duane Philips, who goes by the name DPhill Spanglishman, is starting an “XY movement” for male rappers who like to dress feminine. DPhill was photographed…

Jessica Wakeman | November 11, 2011 - 5:40 am

“Pizza Party” Is A Rap About A Pizza Party At A Pizza Party

What part of this amazing “Pizza Party” rap from Fly Guys do I not love? Trick question: I love all of it. ALL OF IT. Please, why doesn’t every rap…

Julie Gerstein | October 26, 2011 - 10:40 am

A “Mad Men” Rap? Watch Kellee Maize’s Feminist-Inspired Rhymes


LOVE! Rapper Kellee Maize sampled the “Mad Men” theme song for a song called “Mad Humans.” It’s sorta all about feminism: “Puttin’ the patriarchy to bed /…

Jessica Wakeman | July 27, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Style Icon & Lady You Should Know: Kreayshawn

Nevermind that the spelling of her name is absolutely BEWILDERING, Oakland rapper Kreayshawn’s jam “Gucci Gucci” is one of the catchiest songs about fashion ever. The chorus, “Gucci, Gucci,…

Julie Gerstein | May 27, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Gwyneth Paltrow Raps “Straight Outta Compton”

Gwyneth Paltrow is full of surprises, and not just the salvia growing in her backyard. During an appearance on “The Graham Norton Show” this week, she shared that she…

Kate Torgovnick/ | May 20, 2011 - 11:20 am

In “Imma Homo” Song, Gay Rappers Seize A Place Hip Hop

Do you love hip hop? And you think gays, lesbians and transgender folks are, you know, actual people? Then you have to check out the music video for “Imma Homo,”

Jessica Wakeman | April 8, 2011 - 5:40 pm

Lil’ Kim Chops Off Nicki Minaj’s Head On New Album Cover

Nicki Minaj has repeatedly said she doesn’t understand how the beef between her and Lil’ Kim started. (“You see Gaga, you see Madonna—but Madonna never hated on Gaga,” she said.

Kate Torgovnick/ | February 16, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Charming Chris Brown Drops Homophobic Slurs In Twitter Fight With Raz-B

Boyfriend of the year decade Chris Brown fails at life again. Yesterday Prince Charming lashed out against the rapper Raz-B on Twitter, tweeting homophobic slurs and making comments about rape

Jessica Wakeman | December 30, 2010 - 5:10 pm

The McDonald’s Condiment Rap

A condiment rap is the only reason I would need to visit the McDonald’s drive thru. Who cares about the food? This drive-thru attendant is a gem. The…

Ami Angelowicz | November 6, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Eva Longoria Can Rap

VMAs, shmeeMAs. The EMAs, the MTV European Music Awards, are where it’s at. Eva Longoria is hosting, and I’m kind of digging her busting out her rap skills in…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 18, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Meet Denny Blaze, The Whitest White Boy Rapper Ever

All Denny “Blazin’ Hazen” Blaze wanted to be was a successful rapper — and he made this stellar video, featuring his atonal voice, off-beat rapping, killer mullet and love of…

Julie Gerstein | September 29, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Betty White Blesses “Africa” On “Community”

It seems there’s nothing that Betty White can’t do. She’s a first-rate comedienne who is equally talented at playing your sweet grandma and swearing up a storm. And on last…

Julie Gerstein | September 24, 2010 - 5:45 pm

We Like: Rap Songs Celebrating Smart Ladies

Let’s face it: rap and hip-hop are not known for being particularly lady-friendly. (Ludacris’ “Move Bitch,” anyone?) That’s why we especially love Flavorwire’s collection of rap odes to smart…

Julie Gerstein | September 21, 2010 - 5:50 pm

Tinie Tempah’s “Frisky” Is The Frisky Anthem

OK, Tinie Tempah’s “Frisky” isn’t the official anthem for The Frisky, but it does say the word “frisky” in it. I’d never heard of Mr. Tempah until today,…

Susannah Breslin | May 19, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Tamara Lowe Freestyles For Jesus

Christian free-styler, Tamara Lowe, knows that best way into the kingdom of heaven is with a little motivational slam poetry for the Lord. Moral of story sinners: pop…

Ami Angelowicz | April 27, 2010 - 5:20 pm

The Trouble With Kanye

If you know anything about Kanye, you know he loves his Balenciaga sandals and neon. Some people think he looks moronic. Some people think he looks awesome. Apparently, some people…

Jessica Wakeman | May 15, 2009 - 4:30 pm