Bars & Basketball: 15 NBA Players That Rap

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Damn, I swear sports and music are so synonymous
Cause we wanna be them and they wanna be us – Drake

It’s not unusual that professional basketball players tend to venture off in other businesses and while most invest their time and money in mainly restaurants and non profit organizations, a select few have been bitten by the music industry bug. Today at HHMW, we would like to showcase a few of the NBA stars that have tried their luck at rapping. We won’t front, there’s a couple of them who’s skills translate from the hardwood to the studio, but there’s also some that should drop the mic and stick to jumpshots.

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Find out more NBA players that rap in the slideshow below!

Kevin Durant

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Kevin Durant is one of the best scorers in NBA history and the Oklahoma City Thunder small forward is widely considered one of the best players in the world. Let’s hope he recovers from his season-ending surgery last year with a vengeance.

Kevin Durant Player Description

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Kevin Durant is a once in a generation talent. KD is 6-11 but has point guard ball handling ability and can score from pretty much anywhere on the court. The previous 2013-2014 MVP and the numerous scoring champion is still in search for his first ring.