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Only Devoted Hip Hop Enthusiasts Will Ace This Quiz


April 4, 2019

This quiz is going to be more than identifying the lyrics to Rapper’s Delight. Find out if you have what it takes to answer every question correctly.

Which of the below is NOT one of the four fundamental elements of hip-hop?

  • Graffiti Writing
  • DJing
  • Trap
  • B-Boying

When did the hip-hop movement start?

Cassette tape with "Old School" on it
  • 1960s
  • 1970s
  • 1980s
  • 1990s

Where did hip-hop originate?

New York City
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • Staten Island, NY
  • Queens, NY
  • Bronx, NY

Who’s the founding father of hip hop?

Silhouette of man holding microphone in view
  • Kool Herc
  • Afrika Bambaataa
  • Grand Wizard Theodore
  • Grandmaster Flash

What was the first commercially released hip-hop hit?

Boom Box
  • The Message
  • Rapper's Delight
  • Good Times
  • White Lines

In the late 1980s, what artist(s) released an album that gave way to gangsta rap?

Silhouette of man on stage
  • 2Pac
  • Notorious B.I.G.
  • NWA
  • Snoop Dogg

Who was the first female to release a solo rap album?

Woman with pink lipstick biting dollar sign chain necklace
  • Queen Latifah
  • MC Lyte
  • MC Sha Rock
  • Lady B

Who was the original founder of Def Jam Records?

Def Jam Recordings logo
  • Rick Rubin
  • Russell Simmons
  • Suge Knight
  • Dr. Dre

What was the name of Sean “Diddy” Combs’ (Puffy at the time) record label?

Sean "Diddy" Combs vintage
  • Death Row Records
  • Aftermath Entertainment
  • Bad Boy Records
  • Roc Nation

As of February 2018, this rapper was named the richest man in hip-hop.

  • Eminem
  • Diddy
  • Jay-Z
  • Drake

You have answered of 10 questions correctly!

Y’all are real rap enthusiasts & it really shows.

Now honey, you got less than half these questions right. Looks like you’re more of a fan than an expert.

Co-host, you need to hit the books!



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