Rap Genius – #HipHopTrivia (P. 4)
Everybody knows that the rappers in recently reunited group 3rd Bass are Pete Nice and MC Serch.But in an early incarnation of the group, there was a different white rapper in place of Serch. Who was he?
Drake has a very musical family. His father was a drummer for Jerry Lee Lewis, of course. But which Rock and Roll Hall of Fame-inducted band featured his uncle on bass?
Eminem is now a "Rap God," but he started out as an underground favorite. Which New Jersey rap group did he pal around with in his early days, recording with and even shouting out on his debut album?
Lord Jamar caused a lot of controversy recently with his comments on Vlad TV about Macklemore and white rappers. In addition to being a solo artist and a member of Brand Nubian, he's also done some acting. Which HBO show featured him in a recurring role?
We all love the rapper AZ. But there was another AZ in the rap game, alleged drug kingpin-turned-rapper Azie Faison. What was the name of his very under-rated rap group?
Jay Z may now be a rap icon/zillionaire, but it wasn't always that way. Once upon a time, he was a perpetual second-fiddle. Which rap icon used to take Jay on the road with him, to perform a song or two while the star changed costumes?
DJ Paul from Three 6 Mafia is one of our newest verified artists. Which midwestern rap group did Three 6 accuse of biting their style back on the group's very first album?
We all know rappers these days wanna be ballers. But what was the very first rap song about the NBA?
Lil Wayne has never been known for his battle raps. But he used to go in! Which artist did a 12-year-old Wayne dis on his very first album?
Speaking of beef, which two Compton rappers had a vicious back-and-forth on wax in the mid-1990s?
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