Joe Budden Listed As 3rd Greatest Rapper of All Time, Social Media Reacts
Joe Budden was recently placed on top of a list that included 50 of the greatest rappers of all-time. Not only was Budden included, the 38-year-old rapper was listed as one of the top 3 artists. As Budden sits at No. 3 on the GOAT list, he is topped by Nas and the first hip-Hop billionaire, Jay-Z.
According to this list, Budden is better than Biggie Smalls, Tupac Shakur, Ice Cube, Ghostface Killah, Method Man, Snoop Dogg, Bun B, Mase, Rakim, LL Cool J, and both members of Outkast, Andree 300 and Big Boi.
Budden addressed the random list of GOATS seemly proud of his top 3 spot. He says,
“I ain’t make that that list but I ain’t arguing against it.”
As the GOAT list goes viral, the backlash was immediate as social media made Budden one of the top trending topics on Monday. As the internet shares hundreds of meme responses to the order of the list, Budden chimed in writing,
”The Internet only unifies at my expense.”
He adds a jokingly reference to his early ‘03 hit in a second responds,
”& y’all gonna stop disrespecting the greats of Pump It Up.”
Check out some social media reactions:
Can anyone name 5 Joe Budden songs?? pic.twitter.com/ivSzL1ySOi
— hung miami (@dysmorphicdaddy) August 5, 2019
1. Jay Z
3. Joe Budden
37. Lil Wayne pic.twitter.com/fcKK5GjUhE
— DJ First Class™ ? (@1DJFirstClass) August 5, 2019
Greatest rapper of all time list
3. Joe Budden
4. Styles p
5. Black Thought
— MonsterAmongMen (@ParkTheBus8989) August 5, 2019
Joe Budden…..at 3??? pic.twitter.com/YPJlZYgvjg
— rivera ?? (@wpriv35) August 5, 2019
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