What Do Outkast, E-40 & Shakespeare Have In Common?

Data scientist Matt Daniels outdid himself once again. Last time we featured him on the site, we took a look at Matt’s analysis of Outkast lyrics, but now he analyzes the number of unique words used within an artist’s first 35,000 lyrics to see who has the largest vocabulary.

We’re not surprised to see various Wu-Tang members at the high-end of the chart below (click to enlarge), and we’re not totally shocked DMX is at the low end. Barks can only count as one word you know?

Anything jump out at you?

The Largest Vocabulary in Hip-Hop

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