Chopped and Screwed (music)
Type: noun, slang
Also spelled or known as: Screwed and Chopped, Slowed and Throwed, Chopped n’ Screwed
What does Chopped and Screwed mean?
A technique of remixing hip-hop music by slowing it down, making it skip or scratch.
Chopped and Screwed origin: Chopped and Screwed was created in Houston, Texas’ hip-hop scene in the early 1990s by DJ Screw.
Example sentence: “We listened to mad Chopped and Screwed during the summer.”
Coined by: DJ Screw
Chopped and Screwed in songs:
“No lean, but I chopped and screwed” – Schoolboy Q, Hell of a Night.
“Awkward face, chopped and screwed, ’cause I hate the stench when a whore talkin'” – Earl Sweatshirt, Awkward Face.
“chopped and screwed, if i bought the belt then i bought the
Shoes, talk loud but then dont face, coming down that shit crazy” – Kirko Bangz, Worry Bout U.
“Who that is? That’s the illest rapper chopped and screwed on it” -Chamillionaire, Turn It Up.