Over the previous few years, there have been a dozens of hip-hop clues featured on the long-running quiz present Jeopardy! Previously hosted by the late Alex Trebek, the quiz competitors is now offered former winner Ken Jennings and options three contestants who’re given info within the type of solutions and so they should reply accurately within the type of clues.
With hip-hop’s rising reputation within the mainstream, an increasing number of rap and rapper-related clues have appeared on the present up to now a number of years. In 2015, Fetty Wap and Iggy Azalea-related clues have been featured on the sport present. In April of 2016, Organized Noize, a clue that includes the Atlanta-based manufacturing crew made up of Rico Wade, Ray Murray and Sleepy Brown have been featured on the present.
A few of rap’s greatest names have additionally been featured in clues corresponding to Eminem, Drake and Lil Wayne, at occasions main contestants who’ve information of the tradition nearer to victory, and different occasions making the lesser knowledgeable folks lose out on massive payouts for typically hilariously incorrect solutions.
The quantity of hip-hop data on Jeopardy! over time could shock you. Beastie Boys, Jay-Z, The Infamous B.I.G., Dr. Dre, Public Enemy, Grandmaster Flash, Cypress Hill, Nicki, Minaj and much more have seen their names on the famed blue display screen.
XXL takes a look again on the many occasions hip-hop invaded Jeopardy! under.
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