It Was Hidden: 10 Subliminal Hip-Hop And R&B Drug Songs

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JayZAndDeAngelo The topic of drugs in song lyrics has been around almost as long as music ...

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.

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  • Moses Garcia

    I LOVE RICK JAMES......”SHES A SUPER FREAK... SUPER FREAK.. SHES SUPA FREAKY....” .

  • bee

    None of these are hidden. If you don't know anything about drugs or some of the drugs mentioned it would make sense that they seem hidden. Or you're a niave idiot.

  • Jazmine

    I love A Baltimore Love Thing by 50 Cent

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