The music industry is surely a tough business; especially when it comes to Rap. Your lyrics better be on point, album features are expected to be star studded, the jewels need to bling blaow and the swag should always be pristine. Unfortunately a rapper’s great work in those categories can go out the window if their hairline is struggling.
Rightfully so—a man’s hair is more than an area to groom but truly a symbol of masculinity. So when you see dudes hang on to their receding hairline for dear life, you know why. Rather than embrace their fate and rock a bald head with respect, many men wage a losing battle far too many enabling barbers are complicit in allowing.
In the following pages you’ll find here the 11 worst struggle hair lines in Hip-Hop and reminders why a lot of your favorite rappers stay with a fitted hat handy.
Photos: TMZ, BET