OPINION Why is being old in hip hop frowned upon?

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  1. Chi-town B

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    Anybody actually waiting on this shit, he another washed up rapper that should ride off into retirement. Old niggas have no reason to still be rapping

    edit: He was talking about Lil Wayne in another thread
     
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    Why

    Hip Hop is the only genre where even the mature fanbase is like “nah b you old as fuck keep it moving”

    You dont see this in any other genre and its sad as fuck
     
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  3. AP21

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    Hip hop is also the only genre that doesn't embrace growing up/ maturing.

    Niggas 40 still trying to dress like 20 yr olds
     
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    What should a 40yr rapper wear tho (real question)
     
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  5. Chi-town B

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    Hip hop is the only genre that gets it right, the fuck I wanna listen to an almost 40 year old popping pills and drinking lean. I'm not interested in old dope heads dropping a wack 16
     
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  6. Matike85

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    Hip Hop has grown... Jay Z is damn near 50 years old still drop a great album last year...and he still once in awhile go down memory lane with his dope boy raps..
     
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    Hip hop has grown. Weezy been thru some shit. He got a legal age daughter who dates these young lil weezy clones. He got shit to talk about.

    He won’t tho..
     
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    I'm not saying you gotta be wearing cardigans and shit but look at a nigga like r.kelly wearing backpacks and shit as a fashion statement
     
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  9. Chi-town B

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    Jay is an anomaly, I don't expect that from anyone else. When it's time to be put out to pasture go quietly and don't fight it.
     
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    E- 40 is 50 years old and he does it too He calls it Tycoon rap
     
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    Oh...you mean like every other genre of entertainers where they keep up with the current trends in fashion....

    My problem comes when SOME of these dudes go overboard with it...
     
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    Naw...

    Hip Hop has it all wrong...the reason these dudes dont wanna mature is because of fans like you....

    Where even the “mature” heads are like “old ass nigga still rapping lol”

    Shit is wack af
     
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  13. Chi-town B

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    Cut it out, if KRS dropped some shit now you wouldn't give it the time of day.
     
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    Who do this in country?

    I know you mess with Tye Tribbett, I don't never seen him dress like a freshman at college orientation
     
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    Cause I never listened to KRS...when he was hot I was still in diapers bro. He aint in my generation of rappers.

    Most of those guys from the 80s save maybe LL werent even making relevant music by the time I could really comprehend music for myself.

    So of course im not checking for melle mel and them...
     
  16. Chi-town B

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    @AP21 take these old rapper posts and make it a thread.
     
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    Lol

    Maybe i should have been more specific...

    Keep up with the current trends according to thier culture. Country niggas been dressing the same since Billy Ray Cyrus fam. Lol

    Tye is one that does it right...he not walking around looking like he jumped out of a page of Wordup! Magazine...but his style is current g...

    He not overdoing it

    Same with a lot of other artists...
     
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    It’s called Adult Contemporary Hip Hop....lol
     
  19. Chi-town B

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    Biggie the GOAT but if he was still breathing I sure as hell wouldn't want to listen to him rap today. Hip hop has an expiration date, when you hit your 30's it's time to start the next phase of your life.
     
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    You proving my point about Tye lol

    He dressed accordingly

    Most of these niggas would still be wearing oversized averix jackets if they know they wouldn't get roasted to death
     
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