The 100 Best Opening Lines in Rap History, Part 2: 50 - 1

45. "I fucked my money up, now I can't re-up." - Waka Flocka Flame

Song: "O Let's Do It" (2009)
Album: Flockaveli

Forget complexity, or intricacy, or perfectly assembled verbiage. Some of rap's most memorable moments are just cadence, nothing more. For the stop-start production of Waka's "O Let's Do It," his opening lines hit on an unforgettable pattern, with a simple message—some shit went down with his cash, and he can't buy more to sell more—and the rest (read: a rapper known for a distinct cadence before anything else) was history.

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