25 Of Lauryn Hill’s Best Bars From ‘The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill’ And Beyond

Every man wanna act like he’s exempt/Need to get down on his knees and repent/Can’t slick talk on the day of judgment/Your movement’s similar to a serpent/Tried to play straight, have your whole style bent/ Consequence is no coincidence/Hypocrites always wanna play innocent – “Lost Ones”

Nobody knew who these bars in “Lost Ones” were directed toward, but learning now that they’re about Wyclef makes them hit so much harder. “I was on the humble, you on every station,” L-Boogie barks, running the gamut of nouns and verbs about losing yourself to fame and money. Consequence is no coincidence.

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  • Maria

    This is a great list with a lot of tracks that people don’t know about, however I wish the writer was a bit more brave and addressed the Unplugged album where she killed every rapper in the game with just two songs: “Freedom Time” and “Mystery of Iniquity”. There’s so many jewels in those songs, it would take up all 25 posts.

  • Mils

    Woow I love this list , I want more lists like this

  • Jojo

    She’s so dope. No doubt Manifest is about Wyclef too. He played her pretty dirty.