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I love that people spend time doing this sort of thing
Fine work that man.
I can't wait for v2, which will feature a LOT more people (if the creator is to be believed, that is).
It's amazing how crazy Aesop Rock's vocab is. I never even thought about it until seeing the numbers.
I guessed that 50 Cent would be ranked lowest. Wasn't far off.
to such great effect.
Could do with more non-lyrical MCs on this to make it a good comparison. Generally, it's fair to say that the rappers near the bottom are more limited lyrically than those at the top, but you've got someone like Nelly bang in the middle, suggesting it could be less clear cut than it appears. Obviously has no bearing on the overall quality of the music either (again, see Too $hort).
on the limitations of his findings and factors influencing. Thus Das EFX doing rather well by suffixing words with -iggity.
I love it when certain rappers are interviewed and seem so inarticulate, but when they put pen to paper are staggeringly inventive.