A+ A A-

Three 6 Mafia

Rate this item
(0 votes)

Right after the Three 6 Mafia won the Academy Award for Best Song from a Motion Picture in 2005, host Jon Stewart famously quipped “Three 6 Mafia 1, Marin Scorsese 0”.   It was a somewhat unlikely run, but it was the first time that many truly realized how far Rap had reached the mainstream.  Three 6 Mafia did not reach their heights by selling out, but by delivering the same type of Hardcore Rap they always did.  If this group can win an Oscar, can they win an induction to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as well?

 

The Bullet Points:

Eligible In:

2020

 

Country of Origin:

U.S.A. (Memphis, TN)

 

NIHOF’s Favorite Album:

Most Known Unknown (2005)

 

NIHOF’s Favorite Song:

Stay Fly (From Most Known Unknown, 2005)

Should they be in the Hall of Fame?

(You must be registered and logged in to vote!)
Definitely put them in! - 50%
Maybe, but others deserve it first. - 0%
Probably not, but it wouldn't be the end of the world. - 0%
No opinion. - 0%
No way! - 50%

Add comment


Security code
Refresh

Login

Click an icon to login instantly with your social account. (If you are logged into Facebook, clicking the Facebook icon will log you in to Not in Hall of Fame instantly.)
  • 267. The Kingston Trio
    With many entries on this list, we spoke about how without them many other artists may not have existed. The Kingston Trio partially falls into that category, for while they may not have been the direct inspiration for Bob Dylan and such; their success showed record companies that Folk Rock could be commercially viable.   It couldn’t have been easy.…
    Add new comment

red gold blue

© 2009-2012 Kirk Buchner & David Johnson