Can You Name the '90s Rap Song from a Lyric?

By: Annette

Can You Name the '90s Rap Song from a Lyric?
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About This Quiz

Let's be honest - the '90s were the Golden Age of hip-hop and R&B. In this quiz, we're taking the beat down memory lane to see if you can name the hit hip-hop/R&B song from one lyric. Take this ultimate rap quiz and prove your cred!
"As I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I take a look at my life and realize there's nothin' left."
Shadow Of Death
Gangsta's Paradise
"Gangsta's Paradise" was one of Coolio's most famous songs. It was released in 1995.
Not That Kinda G

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"He's a mighty mighty good man."
Whatta Man
This upbeat lyric comes from "Whatta Man." Salt-N-Pepa's hit album, "Very Necessary," was released in 1993.
Girl's Night
Mighty Mighty Good Man

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"Jump around! %0DJump up, jump up and get down!"
Get Down!
Jump Up
Jump Around
There was a lot of jumping around in the '90s, thanks to House of Pain. Their self-named album came out in 1992.

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"Mase, you know ain't nothing change but my limp, Can't stop till I see my name on a blimp."
Can't No PHD
Mo Money Mo Problems
This famous lyric comes from "Mo Money Mo Problems" by The Notorious B.I.G. The song also features Puff Daddy and Mase.
Who's Hot Who's Not

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"Who you tryin' ta mess with ese? Don't you know I'm loco?"
I'm Loco
Don't Mess With Me
Insane in the Brain
Who can forget Cypress Hill and "Insane in the Brain?" "Black Sunday" was released in 1993.

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"My-my-my-my music makes me so hard makes me say oh my Lord,%0DThank you for blessing me with a mind to rhyme and two hype feet."
Two Hype Feet
U Can't Touch This
Okay, there was nothing more '90s than MC Hammer. "Please Hammer, Don't Hurt 'Em? was released in 1990.
Say Oh My Lord

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"With so much drama in the L-B-C, It's kinda hard bein' Snoop D-O-double-G."
Snoop
Gin & Juice
"Gin & Juice" is synonymous with the '90s. We all have our minds on our money and our money on our minds.
Rollin' in the LBC

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"Don't call it a comeback, I've been here for years, I'm rocking my peers, Puttin' suckers in fear."
Mama Said Knock You Out
This was LL Cool J's stand-out hit, "Mama Said Knock You Out." The album had the same name, and was released in 1990.
Puttin' Suckers In Fear
I'm Gonna Knock You Out

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"Girl, you looks good, won't you back that azz up."
Girl
Back That Thang Up
This is a lyric from "Back That Thang Up" by Juvenile. The album "400 Degreez" came out in 1998.
Flyin'

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"Hah, sicka than your average%0DPoppa twist cabbage off instinct."
Hypnotize
This lyric is from "Hypnotize" by The Notorious B.I.G. "Life After Death" came out in 1996.
Twistin'
Brooklyn Thug

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"It was a clear black night, a clear white moon. Warren G. is on the streets, trying to consume."
Clear White Moon
Warren G.
Regulate
Perhaps one of the most memorable hip-hop songs from the '90s, "Regulate" was by Warren G. and featured Nate Dogg. "Above the Rim" was released in 1994.

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"Rev me up rev me up, my little buttercup.%0DWe can tug sheets snuggle up and get stuck."
Rev Me Up
Little Buttercup
Now That We Found Love
Here is a lyric from "Now That We Found Love" by Heavy D and the Boyz. This sassy and sincere song was released in 1991.

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"Just waking up in the morning gotta thank God, I don't know but today seems kinda odd."
Today Seems Odd
It Was A Good Day
"It Was A Good Day" was Ice Cube's hit from the '90s. "No barking from the dogs, no smog. And Momma cooked a breakfast with no hog."
Momma Cooked A Breakfast

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"Stop, drop, shut 'em down, open up shop."
DMX Bliss
Ruff Ryders' Anthem
Here we have the "Ruff Ryders' Anthem" by DMX. "It's Dark and Hell Is Hot" was released in 1998.
Open Up Shop

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"Time to sit back and unwind."
Hangin' With My Fools
Summertime
It's time to sit back and unwind in "Summertime." DJ Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince released this in 1991 on "Homebase."
It All Starts Here

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"Deep in the jeans she's wearing, I'm hooked and I can't stop staring."
Juicy
Gimme A Piece of Dat
Baby Got Back
Everyone alive in the '90s knows the lyrics to "Baby Got Back." Sir Mix-a-Lot was fond of the ladies.

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"My brain's dead weight, I'm tryin' to get my head straight, But I can't figure out which Spice Girl I want to impregnate (oh)."
My Name Is
"My Name Is" was Eminem's break-out hit. The Slim Shady LP was released in 1999.
Slim Shady
What?

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"I grew up on the crime side, the New York Times side,%0DStaying alive was no jive."
New York Times
C.R.E.A.M.
This is a great lyric from "C.R.E.A.M." by Wu-Tang Clan. This chart-topping track came out in 1993.
No Jive

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"I wish I was a little bit taller, I wish I was a baller."
I Wish
This famous lyric is from "I Wish" by Skee-Lo. The album came out in 1995.
Baller, Baby
In the Flo

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"Ooh, baby, I like it raw.%0DYeah baby, I like it raw."
Raw, Baby
Ooh, Baby
Shimmy Shimmy Ya
Ol' Dirty Bastard likes it raw in "Shimmy Shimmy Ya." The song was released in 1995.

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"It's been three weeks since you were looking for your friend,%0DThe one you let hit it and never called you again."
Doo Wop
This is from Lauryn Hill's famous song, "Doo Wop." "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill" came out in 1998.
Yo, Boy
My Thang

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"Me I'm supa fly, supa dupa fly, supa dupa fly (I can't stand the rain!)"
The Rain
Remember "The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)"? This chart-topping hit came from Missy Elliott in 1997.
I Can't Stand
Fly

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"Well, just plug me in just like I was Eddie Harris, You're eating crazy cheese like you would think I'm from Paris."
Crank It
So Wat'Cha Want
"So What'cha Want" was one of the Beastie Boys' best hits. "Check Your Head" came out in 1992.
I'm from Paris

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"I don't wanna be a player no more. I'm not a player I just **** a lot."
I Just **** a Lot
Role Em'
Still Not a Player
This is a very memorable lyric from "Still Not a Player." Big Pun released this in 1998 on "Capital Punishment."

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"It’s not a front, a F to the R to the O to the N to the T."
FRONT
O.P.P.
You down with "O.P.P." Naughty By Nature released this unforgettable song in 1991.
Yah You Know Me

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"Bounce wit me, wit me, wit me wit me.%0DCan you bounce wit me, bounce wit me, wit me wit me."
Bounce Wit Me
Give It To Me
Can I Get A . . .
This is "Can I Get A..." by Jay-Z. Album 2 . . . "Rush Hour" came out in 1998.

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"Hit you with no delaying so what you sayin yo, Silly with my nine milli, what the deally yo."
Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Can See
"Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Can See" comes from Busta Rhymes. The tribal-themed video came out in 1997.
Flip-Mode
Check It Out

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"Now I dialed 911 a long time ago. Don't you see how late they reactin'?"
911 Is a Joke
This is a lyric from "911 Is a Joke" by Public Enemy. This Top 40 hit was released in 1990.
I Dialed 911
They Reactin'

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"Breakin fools off cause I'm a No Limit soldier, At ease now salute, this pass me the doja."
Breakin' Fools
Make Em Say Uhh!
Here is a lyric from "Make Em Say Uhh!" by Master P. The song features Fiend, Silkk, Mia-X and Mystikal.
No Limit Soldier

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"Shorty, I'm there for you anytime you need me. For real girl, it's me in your world, believe me."
I'll Be There For You
You're All I Need To Get By
Either
This is a lyric from Method Man's "I'll Be There For You/You're All I Need To Get By." The album Tical came our in 1995.

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"A-yo Bo knows this (what?) and Bo knows that (what?), But Bo don't know jack, 'cause Bo can't rap."
Bo Can't Rap
Scenario
This is from "Scenario" by A Tribe Called Quest. The album "The Low End Theory" came out in 1991.
A-Yo

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"We like the breeze flow straight out of our lids. Them they got moved by these hard-rock Brooklyn kids."
Rebirth Of Slick
Cool Like Dat
Either
The full title of this song is "Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like Dat)." Digable Planets released this song in 1993.

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"Who's the black sheep, what's the black sheep?%0DKnow not who I am, or when I'm coming, so you sleep."
The Choice Is Yours
This is from "The Choice Is Yours" by Black Sheep. "A Wolf In Sheep's Clothing" was released in 1991.
Black Sheep
This Or That?

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"Take me to another place, take me to another land.%0DMake me forget all that hurts me, let me understand your plan."
Your Plan
Another Place
Tennessee
This lyric is from the unforgettable song "Tennessee," by Arrested Development. The song debuted in 1992.

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"From standin' on the corners boppin', To drivin' some of the hottest cars New York has ever seen."
Ghetto Anthem
Hard Knock Life
Both
"Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)" came to us from Jay-Z. The rapper was killin' it, even back in 1998.

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