Say What? A History Of Rappers We Can’t Understand
The Rapper: E-40
Why He Is So Hard to Understand: He uses a lot of slang in his songs and speaks with an accent that sounds unfamiliar to those outside the Bay Area.
Why We Love Him Anyway: 40 Water has introduced many, many, many words into the hip-hop lexicon. He has also proven himself to be a hustler in every sense of the word—he’s still releasing music steadily in addition to all of the side projects he’s involved in—and has come to represent the entire Bay Area thanks to his unique sound.
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