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    Posted on 18 May 2017

    29 Of The Most Beautiful Lines In Rap Songs

    Fam, Kanye is a lot deeper than y'all give him credit for.

    Recently we asked the BuzzFeed Community for the most beautiful lines in rap songs they've come across. Here are the surprisingly deep results.

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    2. "The question isn't do he love ya the question is, do ya love yourself? You give the best advice to your friends and not take it for yourself."

    –Big Sean, Jump Out The Window

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    3. "Last night I saw you in my dreams, now I can't wait to go to sleep."

    –Kanye West, Hey Mama

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    4. "Jump regardless of the consequence, cause even on the night of the apocalypse, everybody’s an optimist."

    –Tonedeff, Optimist

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    5. "People will love you and support you when it's beneficial."

    – Nicki Minaj, Pills and Potions

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    6. "Rosa Parks sat so Martin Luther could walk. Martin Luther walked so Barack Obama could run. Barack Obama ran so all the children could fly. So I'ma spread my wings, you can meet me in the sky."

    –Jay Z, My President Is Black

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    7. "I'd shoot for the moon but I'm too busy gazing at stars."

    –Eminem, Not Afraid

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    9. "Without order, nothing exists. Without chaos, nothing evolves."

    –Jedi Mind Tricks, Heavy Metal Kings

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    10. "Even though you're fed up, you got to keep ya head up."

    –2Pac, Keep Ya Head Up

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    11. "I like when money makes a difference but don't make you different."

    –Drake, From Time

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    12. "Is hip hop just a euphemism for a new religion? The soul music of the slaves that the youth is missing."

    –Kanye West, Gorgeous

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    13. "As a wise lady once said, love the skin you're in cause beauty has no rules. If they're tryna sell an impossible dream to a fool, then you ain't the fool to buy one."

    –Skepta, Somebody's Everything

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    14. "No law's gonna change us, we have to change us."

    –Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Same Love

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    16. "Let God deal with the things they do. Cause hate in your heart will consume you too."

    –Will Smith, Just the Two of Us

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    17. "There was nothing equal for my people in your math. You forced us in the ghetto and then you took our dads."

    –Lupe Fiasco, Strange Fruition

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    18. "Every saint got a past, every sinner got a future. Every loser gotta win, and every winner gotta lose someday."

    –J Cole, Deja Vu

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    19. "'I am happy'. That's just the saddest lie."

    –Kid Cudi, Soundtrack 2 My Life

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    20. "Love is not just a verb, it's you looking in the mirror."

    –Kendrick Lamar, Poetic Justice

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    21. "The plan was to drink until the pain's over. But what's worse, the pain or the hangover?"

    –Kanye West, Dark Fantasy

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    23. "Fight for your rights, stand up and be heard. You're just as good as any man, believe that, word."

    –Salt N Pepa, Ain't Nuthing But A She Thang

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    24. "Jealousy is just love and hate at the same time."

    –Drake, Over My Dead Body

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    25. "And the land of the free is full of free loaders, leave us dead in the street to be your organ donors."

    –Joey Bada$$, Land of the Free

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    26. "I can see you're sad even when you smile, even when you laugh I can see it in your eyes."

    –Eminem, Mockingbird

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    27. "Cherish these nights, cherish these people. Life is a movie, but there'll never be a sequel."

    –Nicki Minaj, All Things Go

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    28. "Reach for the stars so if you fall you land on a cloud."

    –Kanye West, Homecoming

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