What does “Mainstream” mean?

What is “Mainstream”?, What do rappers mean by “Mainstream”?

The slang term “Mainstream” is a noun and adjective which is used in rap/hip-hop music to represent popular music or things/trends that are very popular with the masses.

Mainstream means popular by the masses.

The term “Mainstream” has been used by Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Drake, Skepta, G-Eazy, Gucci Mane, Future, Eminem, Logic, Lil B, and many more rappers.

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