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

86. "I grew up on the crime side/The New York Times side." - Raekwon

Song: "C.R.E.A.M." (1993)
Album: Enter the Wu-Tang

Wu-Tang crafted a song about their obsession with money, or C.R.E.A.M. as they put it. Raekwon started the story by explaining his early life could be read in the daily news, only in the wrong part of the paper.

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