…i’m the blogginist guy in the usa

Inspired by last week’s Best Show, I sought out the history of the famous hip-hop phrase “my name is _____ and I’m here to say.” The Hip-Hop Lyrics Archive turned up very little information, but I found this link. The conclusion: very few actual rappers used it. It’s better known for appearing in a Fruity Pebbles commercial and The Simpsons (as spoken by Mr. Plow and Abraham “Rappin’ A.B.”

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