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What does “Name drop” or “Name dropping” mean?

What does "Name drop" or “Name dropping” mean?

What does it mean to be “Name dropping“?

The slang term and phrase “Name dropping” (also spelled “Name droppin'” or “Name-dropping”) is a verb which is used to reference mentioning

Name drop means to mention someones names in lyrics or videos, to get their attention or for clout.

Name dropping means to be mentioning people’s names in lyrics or videos.

The slang term “Name dropping” (also spelled “Name droppin'” or “Name-dropping”) has been used by Lil Wayne, Nas, Lil Baby, Big Sean, Lil Durk, Pusha-T, Trippie Redd, Chance the rapper, and many more rappers.

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