Hiphop Language Database >> Sorted Alphabetically >> T
The Marin City Housing Project where Tupac used to live, and home to rapper 5150.
A nickname for Daly City, which lies just south of San Francisco and is a "gateway" to the SF peninsula.
Refers to Eastside San Jose
The city of Portland. Commonly known as the Rose City, local hip-hoppers changed it to Thorn City because the title was more edgy.
A street in the Lakeview district of San Francisco where drugs are known to be sold
A notoriously rough neighborhood in Vallejo, CA, home to rappers such as Mac Dre and E-40. Also known as Crestside
Stands for the city of Pittsburg, PA, home to rappers such as the Mob Figaz, Laze, and Bobby Blake.
Mixed up and confused. Likely related to both the verb "twist", meaning to distort the shape, meaning or position of something, and the adjective twisted, which means morally unacceptable. This is an example of semantic expansion.
Another name for Boston, MA
One of many terms used to refer to marijuana