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This Test Will Determine How '90s Hip-Hop You Are

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  1. How Much of a '90s Hip-Hop Fan Are You?

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    Did the Kid 'n Play dance from House Party.
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    Owned Cross Colours brand clothes.
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    Listened to Ice Cube's AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted album.
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    Listened to A Tribe Called Quest's People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm album.
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    Listened to N.W.A's 100 Miles & Runnin' album.
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    Owned Nike Air Maxes.
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    Listened to LL Cool J's Mama Said Knock You Out album.
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    Listened to EPMD's Business As Usual album.
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    Listened to Gang Starr's Step Into the Arena album.
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    Owned multiple flannels.
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    Watched Jay Z's Streets Is Watching movie.
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    Listened to De La Soul's De La Soul Is Dead album.
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    Listened to N.W.A's N****z4Life album.
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    Listened to Slick Rick's The Ruler's Back album.
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    Owned a snapback cap.
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    Listened to DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince's Homebase album.
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    Listened to A Tribe Called Quest's The Low End Theory album.
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    Thought wearing your clothes backwards was cool.
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    Listened to Ice Cube's Death Certificate album.
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    Remember when Big Lez hosted Rap City.
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    Listened to the 2Pac 2Pacalypse Now album.
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    Own or owned a pair of overalls.
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    Got hypnotized by Puffy and Ma$e's shiny suits in Mo Money Mo Problems.
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    Listened to the Redman album Whut? Thee Album.
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    Listened to UGK's Too Hard To Swallow album.
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    Owned a pair of Lugz.
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    Listened to Ice Cube's The Predator album.
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    Listened to the Dr. Dre album The Chronic.
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    Thought about shaving your head bald after watching the "Slam" music video.
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    Wanted a Versace silk shirt.
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    Listened to KRS-One's Return of the Boom Bap album.
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    Listened to A Tribe Called Quest's Midnight Marauders album.
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    Listened to Wu-Tang Clan's Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) album.
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    Listened to 2Pac's Strictly 4 My N.*.*.*.*.Z... album.
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    Owned Timberland boots.
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    Know that Illmatic is the best album of all time.
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    Listened to Shyheim's AKA the Rugged Child album.
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    Listened to Snoop Dogg's Doggystyle album.
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    Listened to Outkast's Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik album.
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    Listened to the Jeru the Damaja's The Sun Rises in the East album.
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    Listened to UGK's Super Tight album.
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    Used the phrase "word up" non-ironically.
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    Listened to the Notorious B.I.G. album Ready to Die.
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    Couldn't help but snap whenever Rebirth of Slick (Cool Like Dat) by Digable Planets comes on.
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    Listened to Common's Resurrection album.
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    Listened to Method Man's Tical album.
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    Listened to the Roots' Do You Want More?!!!??! album.
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    Listened to 2Pac Me Against the World album.
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    Owned a Starter jacket.
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    Listened to Big L's Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous album.
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    Listened to Ol' Dirty Bastard's album Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version.
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    Listened to Mobb Deep's The Infamous album.
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    Listened to Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's E. 1999 Eternal album.
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    Listened to Raekwon's Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... album.
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    Sported a camo bucket hat.
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    Listened to Mystikal's Mind of Mystikal album.
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    Listened to Coolio's Gangsta's Paradise album.
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    Listened to GZA's Liquid Swords album.
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    Listened to the Pharcyde's Labcabincalifornia album.
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    Listened to 2Pac's All Eyez on Me album.
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    Listened to the Fugees' The Score album.
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    Wore Tommy Hilfiger.
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    Listened to Busta Rhymes' The Coming album.
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    Listened to Master P's Ice Cream Man album.
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    Will play or have played You're All I Need by Method Man at your wedding.
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    Listened to Heltah Skeltah's Nocturnal album.
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    Dressed as MC Hammer for Halloween.
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    Listened to Jay Z's Reasonable Doubt album.
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    Watched Dangerous Minds only because of Coolio's "Gangsta's Paradise."
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    Listened to De La Soul's Stakes Is High album.
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    Watched Yo! MTV Raps religiously.
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    Listened to Nas' It Was Written album.
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    Listened to A Tribe Called Quest's Beats, Rhymes and Life album.
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    Owned any pair of Jordans.
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    Listened to UGK's Ridin' Dirty album.
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    Listened to OutKast's ATLiens album.
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    Will drop everything when you hear the violins at the beginning of "Back That Azz Up."
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    Listened to Ras Kass's Soul on Ice album.
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    Had a pair of Air Force 1's.
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    Listened to Ghostface Killah's Ironman album.
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    Know how to do the original Running Man.
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    Listened to O.G.C.'s Da Storm album.
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    Listened to Makaveli's The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory album.
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    Listened to Lil' Kim's Hard Core album.
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    Your idea of heaven is the Camp Lo "Luchini" instrumental.
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    Know that you can either get with this or get with that.
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    Have random urges to say "Uhh" followed by "Na Na Na."
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    Lil' Kim's 1999 VMA look gave you life.
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    Listened to Snoop Dogg's Tha Doggfather album.
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    Attended a Rock the Bells Festival.
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    Rap the first verse on "Lost Ones" better than Ms. Lauryn Hill herself.
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    Listened to Mobb Deep's Hell on Earth album.
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    Used the word "phat" to describe something as cool.
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    Listened to the Roots' Illadelph Halflife album.
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    Know the words to Tupac's "I am crazy" monologue in Juice.
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    Owned a VHS of CB4.
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    Cried when Ricky died in Boyz n the Hood.
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    Can watch Friday on mute and know what they're saying.
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    Watched Belly and thought DMX should've won an Oscar.
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    Listened to Shaquille O'Neal's You Can't Stop the Reign album.
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    Listened to Foxy Brown's Ill Na Na album.
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    Stopped everything you're doing to rap Biggie's first verse on "Juicy."
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    Prefer "Baby Got Back" over Nicki Minaj's "Anaconda."
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    Know "The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)"–era Missy Elliott is the best Missy.
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    "I Wish" by Skee-Lo connected with you on a spiritual level.
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    No amount of trap songs can get you as hype as DMX's "Ruff Ryders' Anthem."
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    Have gotten a workout while jumping around to House of Pain's "Jump Around."
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    Are down with O.P.P.
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