Hot! Video NY Artist Posts Famous Rap Quotes on Official-Looking Street Signs


This is a dope project. Artist Jay Shells channeled his love of hip hop music and his sign-making skills towards a brand new project: “Rap Quotes.”

For this ongoing project, Shells created official-looking street signs quoting famous rap lyrics that shout out specific street corners and locations. He then installed them at those specific street corners and locations.

Shells went all city and posted over 30 signs quoting the likes of Jeru tha Damaja, Mos Def, Nas, Kanye West, CL Smooth, GZA, and RA the Rugged Man. ANIMAL followed. Ride along with our video above. Follow @TheRapQuotes for more.

Featured songs:
Genius & GZA Chef Raekwon & Ghostface Killah & U-God – Investigative Reports
Big Daddy Kane – Stop Shammin’
Big L – Lifestylez Ov Da Poor & Dangerous
Jeru The Damaja – You Can’t Stop The Prophet
Mos Def – Mathematics
M.O.P. – Brownsville
Kool G Rap – For Da Brothaz
Heavy D – Get Fresh Hev
Mobb Deep – Give Up The Goods (Just Step)
Showbiz & A.G. – Next Level
Jay-Z – Where I’m From
Cam Ron & Jim Jones Feat. Master P – Bout It, Bout It…