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The Accidental Success and Freaky Legacy of ‘Wait (The Whisper Song)’

15 years ago, the Ying Yang Twins created a raunchy rap classic with a surprising shelf life

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InIn the early months of 2005, hip-hop found itself, yet again, in a state of transition. Although The Game had just released his debut album, The Documentary, 50 Cent and his G-Unit juggernaut…

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Eric Ducker

Eric Ducker

Writer and editor living in the great state of California. You can find his work at the Los Angeles Times, The Ringer, NPR & more. ericducker@gmail.com

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