The 100 Best Opening Lines in Rap History, Part 1: 100 - 51

84. "Microphone checka, swinging sword lecture/Closing down the sector, supreme neck protector." - Method Man

Song: "Da Rockwilder" (1999)
Album: Blackout
Meth and Red had only a little over two minutes to slice up this track, one of the biggest bangers either ever produced, part of which was Meth opening with every word in the dictionary he could possibly use to describe himself, in an ascending syllable-pattern (five, five, six, six) that sticks like super-glue.

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