It's an easy way to dismiss a song by saying, "This sounds like it was made in 15 minutes." It's the equivalent to saying that your child could probably paint that. (They couldn't. Temper your enthusiasm for your unexceptional child.) But—just as Top Chef contestants can sprint around kitchen counters and create incredible foodstuffs out of garbage, glue, and a time constraint—so can recording artists. (Studios cost a lot of money! Don't front.) So, owing to the pressure of the clock or even strokes of genius or, for some, not caring one iota, there are a bunch of great songs drummed up in microwave time. Here's a few Great Rap Songs Supposedly Written in 15 Minutes.
Written by Jeff Rosenthal (@itsthereal)