Black Music for White People

musicWith apologies to Screamin' Jay Hawkins, I love this list of the top 10 rap songs white people love. It's a pretty strong collection of rap songs your average white person will get awfully excited about.

Here's their top ten:

  1. Sir Mix-A-Lot - Baby Got Back
  2. House of Pain - Jump Around
  3. Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
  4. Tag Team - Whoomp (There It Is)
  5. Naughty By Nature - Hip Hop Hooray
  6. Rob Base and DJ Easy Rock - It Takes Two
  7. Young MC - Bust A Move
  8. Biz Markie - Just A Friend
  9. Digital Underground - The Humpty Dance
  10. Positive K - I Got A Man

That's pretty sad, isn't it? My favourite of the bunch? You guessed it. Pack it up, pack it in... Let me begin.


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Alison

Is there a video or mp3 link missing???

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October 10, 2007 @ 4:50 PM

Toronto Mike

Snap! It worked in Firefox, but it's out like Buster Douglas in IE.

I just replaced it with some Youtubery...

October 10, 2007 @ 4:54 PM


Alison

Oh yah, forgot to mention, sorry about the Leafs, my husband has officially started mourning...I however am glad we moved to Ottawa 2 years ago to spare our kids the Leafs legacy, they love those Sens and we love taking the family of 4 to games for less that $100 total...oh and parking is less than $10 too, love the site!!!!

A

Go Sens Go!!!

October 10, 2007 @ 5:04 PM

Toronto Mike

I once thought about saving my son from the inherent pains associated with being a Leafs fan, but why let him off easy?

http://www.torontomike.com/2007/09/like_lambs_to_the_slaughter.html

October 10, 2007 @ 8:59 PM

Ajax Mike

What the heck? No Eminem in the top 10?? At first I assumed that was because it was a list of black artists only, but House of Pain is there. Bah.

October 11, 2007 @ 3:22 PM

Roshan

I have heard & like two songs in that list. I could care less about rap.

October 12, 2007 @ 8:42 PM

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