How Kanye's Vocabulary Stacks Up to Shakespeare's
"I’ll teach you how to flow," Antonio tells Sebastian in The Tempest.
Almost as long as hip-hop has existed, scholars both professional and less so have made efforts to compare its lyrics to the work of Shakespeare. The Folger Shakespeare Library offered a lesson, "M.C. Shakespeare," that asked students to find comparisons between the rhymes of Bard and Busta.