4PF

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4PF (label) Type: label, acronym Pronunciation: /fo-p-f/ What does 4PF mean and stand for? 4 Pockets Full. Similar to 4PF: TDE, MMG, QC, OVO, YSL, OTF, GBE, OPM, YMCMB, A$AP, YM, BDB, YNW, BDK, YBN, OFWGKTA Coined by: Lil Baby Example sentence: “Tell Lil Baby to send me an 4PF chain.” 4PF in songs: “I […]

A&R

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A&R (acronym) Type: noun, acronym Pronunciation: /a-n-r/ Plural: A&R’s What does A&R mean? Artists and repertoire. Similar to A&R: Manager, Producer, DJ Example sentence: “I got these beats from my A&R at Foredise.” A&R in songs: “Before we had A&R‘s, we had AR’s too” – Jay-Z, Bam. “I got fame, my A&R’s a computer” – […]

Album

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Album (music) Type: noun Pronunciation: /al-bum/ Plural: Albums What does Album mean? A collection of musical recordings. Album Synonyms: LP Example sentence: “Ready to Die by The Notorious B.I.G. is a great album. I have the CD.” Album in songs: “Okay, no problem, I’ll show up on everyone album, You know what the outcome will […]

Bar

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Bar (slang) Type: noun Pronunciation: /b-er/ Plural: Bars What does Bar mean? A line in a rap song. Synonyms: Line Example sentence: “The first bar was my favorite bar in the whole song.” Bar in songs: “And all you other cats throwin’ shots at Jigga, You only get half a bar, fuck y’all niggas” – […]

Bars

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Bars (slang) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /b-ers/ Singular: Bar What does Bars mean? The plural of Bar meaning; lines of lyrics in a rap song. Bars Synonyms: Lines Example sentence: “Yooo my favorite rapper stay having bars.” Bars in songs: “I swore I wouldn’t tell, but most of y’all sharing bars” – Kendrick Lamar, King […]

BDB

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BDB (group/label) Type: label, acronym Pronunciation: /b-d-b/ Also known as: BDB Ent What does BDB mean and stand for? Billion Dollar Baby. Similar to BDB: TDE, MMG, QC, OVO, YSL, OTF, GBE, OPM, YMCMB, A$AP, YM, 4PF, YNW, YBN, OFWGKTA Coined by: DaBaby Example sentence: “Stunna 4 Vegas is signed to BDB.” BDB in songs: […]

CMG

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CMG (label/group) Type: group, acronym, labels Pronunciation: /c-m-g/ What does CMG mean and stand for? 1. Collective Music Group. 2. Cocaine Muzik Group. Similar to CMG: TDE, MMG, QC, OVO, OTF, 4PF, GBE, YSL, OPM, YMCMB, A$AP, YM, YNW, YFN, YRN Coined by: Yo Gotti Example sentence: “CMG is a big label in Memphis.” CMG […]

Cypher

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Cypher (music) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /sigh-fur/ Also spelled: Cipher Also Known as: Hip-Hop Cypher, Rap Cypher, Freestyle Cypher Plural: Cyphers What does Cypher mean? A freestyle rap session which goes in a circle between rappers. Cypher Synonyms: Cipher Example sentence: “You killed that cypher lil bro.” Cypher in songs: “But I kept rhymin’ and […]

Diamond

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Diamond (certification) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /die-mond/ Also known as: Diamond selling, Diamond status, Diamond single, Diamond album, Certified Diamond What does Diamond mean? 10 million (10,000,000) copies of a song or an album sold. Other music certifications: Gold, Platinum Example sentence: “Stadium music hits become diamond records.” Diamond in songs: “YRN Tha Album first […]

Explicit

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Explicit (music) Type: adjective, slang Pronunciation: /x-pli-sit/ What does Explicit mean? Dirty and detailed; including sexual content or profanity. Explicit Synonyms: Naughty, Dirty, Uncut  Example sentence: “Most of my favorite albums are explicit.” Explicit in songs: “Had to get explicit, had to make ’em listen” – Da$H, Fetti. “Hot sauce, pour it on all jams, […]

Freestyle

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Freestyle (music) Type: noun, verb, slang Pronunciation: /free-st-aile/ Plural: Freestyles Related: Freestylin’, Freestyled, Freestyle Rap, Freestyle Rappin’ What does Freestyle mean? 1. Lyrics created off the top of your head. (noun) 2. To rap off the top of your head. (verb) Freestyle Synonyms: Freestyle Rap Example sentence: “Let’s freestyle in my car.” Freestyle in songs: […]

GBE

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GBE (label) Type: label, acronym, group Pronunciation: /g-b-e/ What does GBE mean and stand for? Glory Boyz Entertainment. Synonyms: TDE, MMG, QC, 4PF, OVO, YSL Coined by: Chief Keef Example sentence: “GBE was founded in Chicago in 2011.” GBE in songs: ” You cuttin’ up you need some GBE lessons now” – Chief Keef, Macaroni […]

Gold

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Gold (certification) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /go-old/ Also known as: Gold selling, Gold status, Gold single, Gold album, Certified gold What does Gold mean? 500 thousand (500,000) copies of a single or an album sold. Other music certifications: Platinum, Multi-Platinum, Diamond Example sentence: “Wow that song went gold so fast.” Gold in songs: “I’m on […]

MC

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MC (acronym) Type: noun, prefix, acronym Pronunciation: /m-c/ Also known as: Emcee Plural: MC’s What does MC mean and stand for? 1. Master of Ceremonies. 2. Mic Controller. MC Synonyms: Rapper, Hip-Hopper Similar to MC: DJ, Lil Origin: MC originated in New York during the ’70s to distinguish the person in control of the microphone […]

Mic

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Mic (slang) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /m-ike/ What does Mic mean? 1. Microphone. Mic is short for Microphone. (noun) Mic Synonyms: Recorder 2. A penis. (slang) Mic Synonyms: Jock, Penis, Dick, Cock Example sentence: “Let my boy on stage, he gonna bless the mic.” Mic in songs: “I can pull a million girls from a […]

MMG

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MMG (label) Type: label, acronym Pronunciation: /M-M-G/ What does MMG mean and stand for? Maybach Music Group. Similar: TDE, 4PF, QC, OVO, GBE Coined by: Rick Ross Example sentence: “Wale is signed to MMG.” MMG in songs: “Shoutout to MMG, cause we the hottest nigga” – Rick Ross, Drug Dealers Dream. “Me and Folarin MMG […]

Multi-Platinum

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Multi-Platinum (certification) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /mall-ty-pla-t-num/ Also spelled: Multi Platinum, Multi Platinium, Multi-Platinium Also known as: Multi-Platinum selling, Multi-Platinum status, Multi-Platinum single, Multi-Platinum album, Certified Multi-Platinum Related: Plat’, Platinum What does Multi-Platinum mean? 2 million plus (2,000,000+) copies of a single or an album sold. Other music certifications: Gold, Platinum, Diamond Example sentence: “The […]

No. 1

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No. 1 (certification) Type: noun, slang, abbreviation Pronunciation: /num-ba-one/ Also spelled: Number one, No 1, Number 1 What does No. 1 mean? A number one song on the Billboard Hot 100 chart or a number one album on the Billboard 200 chart. Example sentence: “Drake has had so many No. 1 songs” No. 1 in […]

Number one

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Number one (certification) Type: noun Pronunciation: /num-ba-one/ Also spelled: No. 1, No 1, Number 1 What does Number 1 mean? A number one song on the Billboard Hot 100 chart or a number one album on the Billboard 200 chart. Example sentence: “Let’s drop a number one record.” Number one in songs: “I hit number […]

OPM

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OPM (label) Type: label, acronym Pronunciation: /o-p-m/ Also known as: O.P.M. What does OPM mean and stand for? Other People’s Money. Similar to OPM: TDE, MMG, QC, OVO, YSL, OTF, GBE, 4PF, YNW, YFN, A$AP, YM Coined by: Dom Kennedy Example sentence: “Like Dom K says OPM till it’s over.” OPM in songs: “Westside OPM, […]

OTF

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OTF (label) Type: label, acronym Pronunciation: /o-t-f/ What does OTF mean and stand for? Only the Family. Similar to OTF: 4PF, GBE, YSL, TDE, MMG, QC, OVO, OPM, CMG, YM, YNW, YFN, YRN, A$AP Coined by: Lil Durk Example sentence: “OTF and GBE are both Chicago colletives.” OTF in songs: “OTF my niggas they invented […]

OVO

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OVO (label) Type: label, acronym Pronunciation: /o-v-o/ Related: The 6 What does OVO mean and stand for? Octobers Very Own. Similar to OVO: YMCMB, A$AP, YSL, OTF, TDE, MMG, QC, 4PF, YM, YNW, YBN Coined by: Drake & Oliver El Khatib. Example sentence: “We’re going to OVO fest to watch Drake perform.” OVO in songs: […]

Plat

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Plat’ (slang) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /pl-at/ Related: Platinum, Multi-Platinum What does Plat’ mean? Platinum. Plat’ is short for Platinum. Plat’ Synonyms: Platinum Other music certifications: Gold, Platinum, Diamond Example sentence: “The Box by Roddy Ricch went plat’ fast” Plat’ in songs: “Is that plat, well niggas doing platinum again” – J. Cole, Forbidden Fruit. […]

Platinum

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Platinum (certification) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /pl-at-e-num/ Also spelled: Platinium Also known as: Platinum selling, Platinum status, Platinum single, Platinum album, Certified Platinum Related: Plat’, Multi-Platinum What does Platinum mean? 1 million (1,000,000) copies of a single or an album sold. Platinum Synonyms: Plat’ Other music certifications: Gold, Multi-Platinum, Diamond Example sentence: “Hits become platinum […]

QC

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QC (label) Type: label, acronym Pronunciation: /Q-C/ What does QC mean and stand for? Quality Control. Similar to QC: TDE, MMG, 4PF, OVO, YSL, OTF, YMCMB, A$AP, YM, YNW, YBN Example sentence: “Migos are signed to QC.” QC in songs: “QC the label, Migo the gang” – Quavo, Cross the Country. “That’s Yung Miami and […]

R&B

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R&B (acronym) Type: noun, industry Pronunciation: /r-n-b/ Also spelled: RnB What does R&B mean? Rhythm and Blues. Synonyms: Rap, Hip-Hop, Manager, Producer, DJ, Coined by: Jerry Wexler Origin: R&B started in the late 1940s as a term to describe African American popular music. “Rhythm & Blues” was coined by Jerry Wexler in 1947, to replace […]

Single

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Single (music) Type: noun Pronunciation: /sin-gul/ Plural: Singles What does Single mean? A musical recording; 1 song. Single Synonyms: EP Example sentence: “The single came out two weeks before the album.” Single in songs: “I’m still the highest sellin’ female rapper, for the record Man, this a 65 million single sold” – Nicki Minaj, Truffle […]

TDE

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TDE (label) Type: label, acronym Pronunciation: /t-d-e/ What does TDE mean and stand for? Top Dawg Entertainment. Similar: OVO, MMG, QC, 4PF Coined by: Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith Example sentence: “Jay Rock was the first rapper TDE signed.” TDE in songs: “TDE the mafia of the west” – Kendrick Lamar, untitled 02 | 06.23.2014.. “Y’all […]

YM

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YM (label/group) Type: label, group, acronym Pronunciation: /y-m/ Related: YMCMB What does YM mean and stand for? Young Money. Similar to YM: TDE, MMG, QC, YFNBC, OVO, YSL, OTF, GBE, OPM, YMCMB, A$AP, 4PF, BDB, OFWGKTA, YNW, YBN, YFN Coined by: Lil Wayne. Example sentence: “YM ran the 2000s.” YM in songs: “YM, I remain […]

YMCMB

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YMCMB (label/group) Type: label, group, acronym Pronunciation: /y-m-c-m-b/ Related: YM What does YMCMB mean and stand for? Young Money Cash Money Billionaires. Similar to YMCMB: TDE, MMG, QC, OVO, YSL, OTF, GBE, OPM, 4PF, A$AP, YM, YNW, YBN, OFWGKTA Coined by: Lil Wayne & Birdman. Example sentence: “YMCMB years was an era.” YMCMB in songs: […]

YRN

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YRN (group) Type: group, acronym, label Pronunciation: /y-r-n/ Also spelled: Y.R.N. What does YRN mean and stand for? 1. Yung Rich Nation. 2. Young Rich Nigga. Similar to YRN: TDE, MMG, QC, OVO, YSL, OTF, GBE, OPM, YMCMB, A$AP, YM, 4PF, BDB, YBN, OFWGKTA, YNW Coined by: Migos Example sentence: “Migos are the leaders of […]

YSL

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YSL (label) Type: label, acronym Pronunciation: /y-s-l/ What does YSL mean and stand for? Young Stoner Life. Similar: TDE, MMG, QC, 4PF, OVO, YSL Coined by: Young Thug Example sentence: “I know Gunna and Lil Keed are signed to YSL.” YSL in songs: “YSL ain’t gon’ cuff ’em, we fucks ’em” – Young Thug, F […]