“Now watch me rip the tat from your arm/Kick you in the groin, stick you for your Vanguard award/In front of your mom your 1st, 2nd and 3rd born/Make your wife get on the horn call Minister Farrakhan” —“Second Round K.O.” (LL Cool J Diss) Can-I-Bus (1998)
“The shit that I quote float with the buoyancy of a boat/ With the potency of a scorpion sting to the throat”—“Hell,” Pharoahe Monch featuring Canibus, Internal Affairs (1999)
“Canibus is the type who'll fight for mics/ Beatin’ niggas to death and beatin’ dead niggas to life”— “4, 3, 2, 1,” LL Cool J featuring Method Man, Redman, Canibus, Master P & DMX, Phenomenon (1997)
“I grab mics and push niggas to the left/ So fast they hearts end up on the right sides of the chest” —“Beasts From the East,” Lost Boyz featuring A+, Redman & Canibus, Love, Peace & Nappiness (1997)
“When I come through niggas stand stiller than statues/If I have to I’ll battle your whole rap crew/than I’ll attack you with words that’s absurd/And rip your Goddamn skin off just to get on your nerves” —“Freestyle” featuring DMX and Noreaga, Funkmaster Flex Radio Show 1997
“At a thousand degree Celsius I make MC's melt/Fuck my record label I appear courtesy of myself/Let me explain how I maintain thresholds to pain/I walk across the Sun barefoot lookin for shade/I rearrange your rib cage like a twelve gauge at close range/and change the position of your brain"” —“Desperados,” The Firm featuring Canibus, The Firm: The Album(1997)
“Behold, I crush a piece of coal and create a diamond on the microphone/ I'm sicker than those who've Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome” —“97 Mentality Freestyle,” DJ Clue (1997)
List of the best Canibus songs, ranked by fans like you. This list includes every Canibus single, but true fans know there are other great songs to vote on besides the radio hits. Music videos and audio videos are included next to each song name, so if you haven’t heard it you can listen to it right here on this page. Is one of your favorite Canibus songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top.
List Rules Vote for your favorite Canibus songs, not just singles and hits.
This is a list that includes songs like 4, 3, 2, 1 and Niggonometry. If the order of this list bothers you, then stick it to the man by creating your own version and re-ranking it. Simply click the “Rerank List” button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.
Rating: 9/10 (Amazing)
Best songs: CPTN Cold Crush, Merchant of Metaphors, Lunar Deluge, Golden Terra of Rap
C of Tranquility (2010)
Rating: 10/10 (MASTERPIECE)
Rating: 9/10 (Amazing)
Best songs: The Kings Sent for Me, Battle Buddies 4 Life, Igloo Music, Seismoluminesence