3 Jewish Stereotypes in Rap That Are Played Out

Seeing as I’m Jewish and today is Rosh Hashana (I’ll save you a Google search—it’s the Jewish new year), I figured I’d talk something Judaism-related here. Add the fact that J. Cole’s “Villematic” has already hopped in rotation as one of my favorite songs right now, and I decided to touch on some lyrical references to Judaism in hip-hop. They pop up every now and then, and my only real complaint is that we (hip-hop) aren’t creative enough with these yet. Cheap... Rich... Lawyers... That’s about the extent of it. So for the (Jewish) New Year, let’s step our game up, ...

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