Hip-hop and hyperbole go hand in hand. The most lyrically dense form of popular music, rap is a genre where boasting is a competitive sport and the brags are never humble. When it comes to embellished claims of wealth, sexual prowess, dangerousness, or lyrical skill rappers have talking shit down to a science.
But sometimes the science veers into the realm of science fiction and rappers say shit that's so exaggerated even avid rap fans are jarred out of their suspension of disbelief.
Complex takes a look back sat some of the craziest exaggerations ever to come from an MC's mouth. Here are 30 Ridiculously Exaggerated Rapper Claims.
Written by Timmhotep Aku (@timmhotep)
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