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Cheers: A Timeline of Hip-Hop’s Drinks of Choice

In honor of Cinco de Mayo (the day non-Mexicans get drunk because they think it’s Mexican Independence Day), XXLMag.com thinks it’d be fitting to list some of the more popular alcoholic drinks mentioned in hip-hop music.

MCs always tend to have a drink du jour, whether it is Ice Cube “slangin’ bean pies and St. Ides in the same sentence” or Busta Rhymes stomping on Monique’s toes because she drank the last of the Courvoisier. Big business is listening also; every time a key influence, such as Diddy, name drops a product, sales automatically shoot up. It’s the kind of advertising money can’t buy.

So sit back and relax. This round’s on us.—Jesus Trivino Alarcon

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  • DomPerignonWedding
    Dom Perignon
  • Alize
    Alize
  • Thug Passion
    Thug Passion
  • e_j_brandy_2
    E & J
  • hkfeature
    Heineken
  • Tanqueray-Gin-421x1024
    Tanqueray
  • Colt45
    Colt 45
  • Seagrams
    Seagrams Gin
  • hennessy_vs_big
    Hennessy
  • StIdes
    St. Ides
  • OldE
    Olde English
  • remy_martin_xo
    Remy Martin
  • grand_marnier
    Grand Marnier
  • Asti
    Asti Spumante
  • bacardifeature1
    Bacardi
  • Moet
    Moet & Chandon
  • cristalmagnum
    Cristal
  • greygoosefeature1
    Grey Goose
  • patron_bottles_01
    Patron
  • Hypnotiq
    Hpnotiq
  • IncredilbleHulk
    Incredible Hulk
  • #Hypmotiq
  • Syzurp
    Sizzurp
  • absolut-vodka
    Absolut
  • BELVEDERE-VODKA
    Belvedere
  • Courvoiser
    Courvoisier
  • Ciroc_latest_releases
    Ciroc
  • #hiphopdrinks-featured

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