The philosophical concept of yin and yang is based on the idea that completely opposite forces are still interconnected. In the hip-hop world, these contradictory counterparts are the chosen value judgements of rap fans worldwide: dopeness and wackness.
While one stands for greatness, the other not so much, both are thought of in black-and-white terms by hip-hop’s highly opinionated (and self-annointed) experts. However, even the best emcees are prone to moments of wackness, and your favorite song might have a two-bar blemish giving listeners an “ugh” face, and not in the Master P or Thizz Nation kind of way, no, more like one when you hear any Ja Rule and Ashanti collaboration.
Here are the Top Ten Wackest Rap Lyrics Ever. There are plenty of terrible offerings from unknowns, but why empty a gat to shoot small fry in a barrel? We’ll save our clips for bigger fish. Plus, choosing otherwise dope rappers and songs only heightens the wackness apparent.