RIP Mercedes Maybach: Notable References In Hip-Hop Songs

Maybe it’s time for Rick Ross to rebrand his Maybach Music Group label. How about Touareg Music Group? Or the Lagonda Music Group? The Bawse might consider the change since carmaker Diamler announced this week that it is shutting down its super-luxury Maybach brand, after more than a decade of losses on the ride that sets you back anywhere from $350,000 to more than a milli. The German auto giant may have taken a bath on the whip that looked good—but rode just okay—but that didn’t stop hip-hop from fully embracing the ‘Bach, from the moment Mercedes shipped the first model over in 2002 and helicoptered it onto a landing pad on Wall Street. Read more…