Although the broadcast celebrated female pioneers in hip hop like Queen Latifah, Missy Elliot, and Salt-N-Pepa, it's Atlanta rapper Rich Homie Quan's performance that has everyone talking.
Quan took the stage to rhyme with honoree Lil' Kim on the 1995 anthem, "Get Money." Rocking a Coogi sweater, he tried to emulate the Notorious B.I.G.--and forgot the words.
Quan stumbled over the lyrics, rapping about playing "Nintendo with Cease and Alamo."
Classic hip hop deserves to appreciated--the whole reason behind the VH1 Hip Hop Honors. If you're going to get on stage with a legend, do them justice and learn the words."Get Money" is a classic. Dawg had no excuse. He should've been sitting home on his living room floor learning these damn lyrics @cthagod— Ayide Borges (@ayide) July 12, 2016
What you say, what you say, uh.