Posts Tagged ‘date rape anthem’

Michael Jackson Date Rape Anthems: Too Soon? Edition

Michael Jackson's death at 50 from cardiac arrest has inspired the entire world to revisit the King of Pop's body of work. And though I'm a huge MJ fan, I'd be remiss in my role as Pop Culture Fun Killer if I didn't point out some defining characteristics of Jackson's music videos: rapey, stalkey, and [...]

White & Crazy Kids Fans Functionally Illiterate When Mad

It's time again for the Sexist comments of the week! Remember White & Crazy Kids, of date-rape anthem “Get Your Drink On” fame? Well, they read this thing where I called them douchebags, and wrote in to get Very Serious about how they were Just Joking.

Date Rape Anthem: The Douchiest Date Rape Song Ever!

Brightest Young Things introduces us to "the worst hip-hop group ever": "White & Crazy Kids." How crazy are they? So crazy, they just might black out and rape somebody. With an impressive one-two-punch, the worst hip hop group ever may have created the douchiest date rape song ever. It's called "Get Your Drink On." Let's [...]

Date Rape Anthem: Vakill’s “Worst Fears Confirmed”

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Date Rape Anthem: Vakill's "Worst Fears Confirmed"

Date Rape Anthems: Reader-Submitted Edition

Blame it on Jamie Foxx. Since I began outing popular date rape songs, the nominations for "rapey" tracks have been pouring in. At this point, I'm having a hard time finding a song that's not secretly about acquaintance rape. Below, your picks.
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Date Rape Anthem: The Music For Misanthropes blog suggests 50 Cent featuring Justin Timberlake's [...]

Date Rape Anthem: Slick Rick’s “Adults Only”

Date Rape Anthem: Slick Rick's "Adults Only." This one came recommended by a friend: "I think listening to the Slick Rick song is more like actually getting date raped," he said. [Listen to the song here].
Relevant Lyrics:

Now my mouth start foamin
The lights dim were kissin and my hands start roamin in her drawers
GIRL: "stop!"
Knew [...]

Date Rape Anthem: Britney Spears’ “Blur”

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Date Rape Anthem: Britney Spears' "Blur"
Relevant Lyrics:
Who are you? What'd we do, last night?
Hey, yeah, yeah
Who are you? What'd we do, last night?
Hey, yeah, yeah
Can't remember what I did last night
Maybe I shouldn't have given in
But I just couldn't fight
Hope I didn't but I think I might've
Everything, everything is still a blur
Why It's So Rapey: [...]

Date Rape Anthem: Asher Roth’s “I Love College”

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Date Rape Anthem: Asher Roth's "I Love College"
Relevant Lyrics:
I can't tell you what I learned from school but
I could tell you a story or two, um
Yeah, of course I learned some rules
Like don't pass out with your shoes on (get the sharpie)
And don't leave the house 'til the booze gone (no [...]

Date Rape Anthem: A Tribe Called Quest’s “The Infamous Date Rape”

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Date Rape Anthem: A Tribe Called Quest's "The Infamous Date Rape"
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Top Five Date Rape Anthems

Date rape has been getting some pretty heavy rotation on the airwaves since Jamie Foxx's latest single, "Blame It (On the Alcohol)," dropped. The song details Foxx's pursuit of an increasingly drunk lady in da club, and features T. Pain, who chimes in on his vocoder: "Couple more shots you open up like a book." [...]

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