The Top 10 Rap Songs White People Love

| Oct. 15, 2007

I’m not going to front. As anyone who’s read the Music section of my MySpace page can attest, these rap songs are my hip-hop bread and butter. White bread, that is.

The Top 10 Rap Songs White People Love

Given that, it will surprise exactly no one that I performed “It Takes Two” at karaoke a few nights ago, or that I wrote some quote-unquote erotic fanfic about “Bust A Move” on Weak Nights.

As spot-on as some of these selections (and honorable mentions) are, I would gladly trade “Whoomp (There It Is)” — a song I knew barely qualified as music even when I was in high school — and “Hip Hop Hooray” for Neneh Cherry and her Buffalo Stance. Where is the love, white rap enthusiasts?

And I would love to listen to “Hey Ya”, but it’s just a little too …you know.

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4 Responses to “The Top 10 Rap Songs White People Love”

  1. jen says:

    The best thing about that list is all the defensive white people leaving comments. Whitey sure is touchy.

  2. Tim says:

    This won’t help the stereotype of whitey being one uptight mofo. I’ve been following the comments since then and they only get worse. Apparently top ten lists = racism.

  3. and then of course the (sort of) delicious irony is that all it takes is a silly ton ten list to bring the REAL racism/ts out – as a certified White Person, it’s an odd feeling to be repeatedly called a ‘nigger’

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