Clean Versions of Hip-Hop Songs - Between the Scenes | The Daily Show

  • Published: 10 October 2019
  • If you need your rap music censored, you might want to find a different type of music. #BetweenTheScenes #TheDailyShow

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  • Viera Vrem
    Viera Vrem  2 weeks back

    Yeah clean is great actually, this why I listen to mostly wordless music since I was a kid 🙂

    • Matthew Tao
      Matthew Tao  2 weeks back

      Mary Jane f*cked your heart? :P

      • Orion Crawford
        Orion Crawford  3 weeks back

        jamaica has crack the case of the clean version as almost any dirty song that is almost completely different than the clean

        • dietotaku
          dietotaku  3 weeks back

          You can have clean hiphop that's still hiphop - BTS does a great job of it. Even their diss tracks are pretty clean as that sort of thing goes, just like "look in the mirror before you talk shit about us" & "we're being true to ourselves, worry about your own neck, loser." One of their best hiphop tracks of all time is about the generational gap and how millennials (the baepsae/crow tits) are being treated by the boomers/"storks." Great stuff, Trevor should check it out, he'd definitely like it.

          • bballellie
            bballellie  3 weeks back


            • Gloria Harper
              Gloria Harper  4 weeks back

              Let me try to explain it as I am one that prefers the clean version of songs and it's not only about the kids it's about me as well. I grew up with a Christian up bringing and today although I don't go to church much I still see it as disrespectful to God and myself. That doesn't mean that I can't like or appreciate the music; I like almost all genres of music(heavy metal being the exception). I'm from the Caribbean and I love love Vybz Cartel's music and I think he may have one of the filthiest mouthes I've heard but I have all the clean versions of his songs. I also listen Nicki Minaj, Cardi B and lots more. Even my girl Rihanna, if she has cuss words in her songs I listen to the clean version. So I was very surprised when Trevor compared the preference to country music without heartbreak. It's much more than that but to each his own

              • FloridaBoy
                FloridaBoy  4 weeks back

                I see you windin and grindin up on that pole. You already know, I wanna love you.

                • Milton Dub G
                  Milton Dub G  4 weeks back

                  I recommend Kendrick Lamar for those ppl

                  • Jayden White
                    Jayden White  4 weeks back

                    I only listen to the clean version of TPAB because I don't have headphones and my mom is in the same room 95% of the time.

                    • Sean Livingston
                      Sean Livingston  4 weeks back

                      I buy clean versions so I could play it around those who don't like cursing or other lewd language and I don't cause much so I prefer the clean versions so I don't have to hear it. Lol!!

                      • Kitize Wayz
                        Kitize Wayz  1 months back

                        I just love Trevor genuinely rude 🥰🥰🥰🥰 love him😂😂😂😂

                        • lori swafford
                          lori swafford  1 months back


                          • Alyssa Dyer
                            Alyssa Dyer  1 months back

                            All I know is, my friend and I were very shocked when we heard the uncensored version of Akon's "I Wanna Love You" 🤣 We thought the clean version was the original.

                            • LatinLegacy
                              LatinLegacy  1 months back

                              NF says hi!

                              • Uthman Baksh
                                Uthman Baksh  1 months back

                                On one hand, I can play the clean version of rap songs at work. On the other hand, taking the explicit lyrics out of rap is like taking the cheese off the pizza.

                                • K4Z4Y
                                  K4Z4Y  1 months back

                                  What if you want to sing along to songs you like, but you're white so you don't want to be singing the N word? Can there be semi-clean versions for white people? 🤣

                                  • Tracy Pouncy
                                    Tracy Pouncy  1 months back

                                    I love Trevor, but I have to disagree with his statement " how would you want hip hop, without the hip hop?" Hip out is not just about lewd lyrics. I grew up in The Bronx in the 70's. Hip hop was all about the beats, the rythyms, percussion, and if the emcee could rhyme/rap to that beat. If it were a battle, then the emcee with the best rhymes won. Lewd lyrics weren't a part of it. Emcees were trying to prove how articulate, and imaginative they were. Nowadays, you can barely understand what they're saying. They've become inaudible, repetitive, and unimaginative. I listen to rap music today, solely for the beat. Which is so often sampled from old recordings. Not all of today's rappers are talentless thugs, but a lot of them are. They're just marketable I guess. I would love to find a rapper today that could drop an album with new beats, and original rhymes that I could play at family gatherings, work etc. without worrying about offensive lyrics.

                                    • Emmanuel Bazimya
                                      Emmanuel Bazimya  1 months back

                                      That Hilary Clinton dance😂😂

                                      • Journal Wright
                                        Journal Wright  1 months back

                                        Censored rap lyrics are stupid. If you want clean rap music either listen to 80s rap music or watch Disney or Nickelodeon.

                                        • Deeq Adan
                                          Deeq Adan  1 months back

                                          😂😂😂😅😅😅 oh white people clean version my ass

                                          • K H
                                            K H  1 months back

                                            That's why I like MC Confusing and MC Historical Inaccuracy

                                            • marlee glenn
                                              marlee glenn  1 months back

                                              Clean versions are stupid. Just play the song like it's supposed to be played, if you don't like it don't listen to it. Smh, I don't listen to some rap songs just because they have such misogynistic lyrics. But I really do love hip hop and there are a plethora of songs that are free of all that bullshit. I don't like the objectification of women in these songs but it's not just men but female rappers call themselves hoes and bitches too. Old school artists like Queen Latifah and MC Lyte didn't rap about such things too bad we can't go back to those days!! But I mainly listen to the old school rappers because they rapped about social injustices and the whole black experience. It was just a lot more positive back then. You can tell they were trying to make our communities better, when you learn where hip hop started and the real purpose for it then i think you can appreciate the art form a lot more. Please listen to Nas, KRS One, Big Daddy Kane, The Sugarhill Gang, hip hop has evolved which is a blessing and a curse. Blessing-Kendrick Lamar, Curse-mumble rappers lol.

                                              • QS 26
                                                QS 26  1 months back

                                                Wait, that Between the Scenes is too short. That's illegal!!

                                                • Tinashe Daniel
                                                  Tinashe Daniel  1 months back

                                                  NF fans anywhere?

                                                  • Ameha K
                                                    Ameha K  1 months back

                                                    I'm irritated that there are has to be so much cursing, then "clean version" wouldn't be needed

                                                    • 0 0
                                                      0 0  1 months back

                                                      Can you get Dan Howell on here?

                                                      • Amani Ndoroma
                                                        Amani Ndoroma  1 months back


                                                        • TheTranquilMadness
                                                          TheTranquilMadness  1 months back

                                                          To be fair, I find the clean version of “Young, Wild and Free” to be better than the original... but I guess I see his point.

                                                          • SJ Carr
                                                            SJ Carr  1 months back

                                                            hip hop is more than cursing and sex. It has also been the voice of people who were oppressed.

                                                            • Issam K
                                                              Issam K  1 months back

                                                              Sometimes I think for sure he just smoke a fat joint...

                                                              • Lyndsay Peterson
                                                                Lyndsay Peterson  1 months back

                                                                I’m a hip hop dance teacher for kids. It’s a very difficult task to find music... because, like you said, even the “clean” versions are OBVIOUSLY about drinking and weed and sex and have the n word thrown in there. I’d be SO fired. 😂 I have the regular versions too for my own listening pleasure. 😇

                                                                • 24h Nilson
                                                                  24h Nilson  1 months back

                                                                  Say what? The clean/radio version of Nelly's Country Grammar is still one of my all time favorites.

                                                                  • sigmaicspi
                                                                    sigmaicspi  1 months back

                                                                    It’s for when you got kids in the car.... put on that radio edit playlist

                                                                    • Louie chombo
                                                                      Louie chombo  1 months back

                                                                      The 146 people that disliked this are seriously what’s wrong with the world🙄

                                                                      • Pyro Psionyde
                                                                        Pyro Psionyde  1 months back

                                                                        Well, there are plenty of raps without any curse words. Too many songs to choose from but I'd recommend NF's The Search or Tech N9ne's Oh Yeah (could be a diff one but I think this is it).

                                                                        • Alex Schwarz
                                                                          Alex Schwarz  1 months back

                                                                          Why in the hell do you talk like it is impossible to have clean rap? What would be wrong with that? Believe it or not, some people like rap WITHOUT all that bullcrap cussing. It is also possible to make good music, and get your point across WITHOUT cussing. Try it, Trevor.

                                                                          • Asif Mahbub
                                                                            Asif Mahbub  1 months back

                                                                            Everytime he opens his mouth, he's a racist.

                                                                            I haven't seen anyone be so disrespectful to brown people and culture in ages 😤

                                                                            • shantédidathing
                                                                              shantédidathing  1 months back

                                                                              i mean you were more describing rap than hip hop

                                                                              • hunter de kovolt du 01
                                                                                hunter de kovolt du 01  1 months back

                                                                                can you explain me why are trying to convert other people to your faith ?

                                                                                • Eleanor Mason
                                                                                  Eleanor Mason  1 months back

                                                                                  Scuse me what about Mr Will Smith 😁

                                                                                  • Jun Moreno
                                                                                    Jun Moreno  1 months back

                                                                                    Yeah imagine being an Asian audio engineer and majority of the people you work have lyrics where I'm not comfortable repeating but you love the song. They tease me about it and I'm like you maybe cool with me but someone who randomly hears me won't be. I'd rather just avoid any potential misunderstandings.

                                                                                    • Karen Carter
                                                                                      Karen Carter  1 months back

                                                                                      Why not just have more meaningful hip hop that doesn’t need to be cleaned up? A person can appreciate the beats/rhythms etc. without wanting all the negativity.

                                                                                      • tary. n
                                                                                        tary. n  1 months back

                                                                                        Clearly Trevor has never heard of Lecrae.
                                                                                        (Nominated for a 2015 Grammy for Best Hip Hop Performance.)

                                                                                        • cannibalbananas
                                                                                          cannibalbananas  1 months back

                                                                                          Yep, that's me. I like the beats, but not the lyrics

                                                                                          • Iris 4 Action
                                                                                            Iris 4 Action  1 months back

                                                                                            this sounds dumb just wish they could write hip hop without the profanity

                                                                                            • Herobrine 6463
                                                                                              Herobrine 6463  1 months back


                                                                                              • Wah Tong
                                                                                                Wah Tong  1 months back

                                                                                                I am starting to think Trevor is using these segments to work on his standup.

                                                                                                • Johnny Rr
                                                                                                  Johnny Rr  1 months back

                                                                                                  Trevor might wanna check out NF