It Was Hidden: 10 Subliminal Hip-Hop And R&B Drug Songs
The topic of drugs in song lyrics has been around almost as long as music itself.
Over the years artists have gotten more creative about how they revel about illicit substances in their lines.
Using personification techniques, many artists have bypassed straightforward route (Bone Thugz N Harmony, “Buddah Lovers”) for a craftier angle (D'Angelo, “Brown Sugar”).
Here are 10 songs about mind-altering substances that were cleverly covered up as something else by the artists who performed them.