From rags to riches
Almost every rapper has a rags to riches story. That’s pretty much where the bulk of their lyrics come from. Some have been had drug-addicted parents, some have been shot at, some have even been shot!
Drake claims he started from the bottom, but let’s be honest: We’ve all watched him as Wheelchair Jimmy on DeGrassi. So he didn’t have it that bad. There are some rappers who claim to have had it hard, but their lives were a walk in the park compared to those who really had it rough. Here are some of your favorite artists who have literally started from the bottom before making it to the top.