Grand Theft Auto V finally hit stores yesterday and by the already overwhelming response it seems the game was more than worth the wait. So much so that gamers resorted to impersonating police in order to skip a line – yes, the thirst is real. Nevertheless V is actually the fifteenth installment in this epic series. Since the highly influential GTA 3 in 2001 though, a clear Hip-Hop influence has gradually grown with each subsequent release.
From mission assignments, central characters, music selection to even recurring gags, Rap and Hip-Hop has played a part on your next decision in this crazy open world action adventure. Now that the story heads back to the West Coast, we present the top 10 Hip-Hop moments in Grand Theft Auto franchise history.
Let us know which ones are your favorites, or what we think we missed, in the comments section below.
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