The Horror Rap King: Big L Lyrics That Still Give Us Chills

It’s been 17 years since rapper Big L was tragically murdered, but the Harlem rapper’s legacy continues to live on. The hardcore MC’s debut album, Lifestylez Ov Da Poor & Dangerous, was released 21 years ago today, and in its honor, we decided to dive into some of the rapper’s most controversial lyrics. Not only did Big L have a way with words, but he also was the King of horror rap, which is now a sub-genre in itself.


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Check out the most controversial lyrics from Big L on the following pages.

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