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The Lyricist Lounge Show (2000)
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The Lyricist Lounge Show (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Lyricist Lounge Show was an American sketch comedy series that aired on MTV from 2000 to 2001 that combined hip-hop music with raps interspersed throughout the sketches. As Wordsworth, BabeePower, and Master Fuol rap on the theme song: "Welcome to the lyricist lounge show, it's rappin' and actin', laughin', clappin', lights, cameras, action, we're the first ones to ever place a sketch to a beat, it's the avenue the street where hip hop and comedy meet..." The show is also noted as the first program to feature Tracee Ellis Ross prior to Girlfriends.
Plot: rapper, rap, hip hop, african american, joke, actor playing himself
Place: new york

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Country: USA
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