The Best Rappers in the NBA

The Starting Five NBA Rappers


3. Shaquille O’Neal

NBA Rappers Shaq

“KOBE, tell me how my ASS tastes!” If these aren’t the first lyrics that come to mind when you reflect on Shaq’s rap career, then you haven’t been living right! Shaq’s lackluster rap career began in 1993, when he dropped his first studio album, Shaq Diesel. In total he ended up dropping 5 studio albums and 1 compilation album. Shaq appeared in a number of cringe worthy music videos including one with Michael Jackson and another with Aaron Carter. He was criticized for his slow progression as a rapper, particularly his Kobe Diss during the Kobe-Shaq feud era. #NEVERFORGET