It’s no secret that embellishment and exaggeration play a key role in plenty of artistic mediums.

From Hollywood films that are “based on a true story” to autobiographical accounts, people almost need to stretch the truth a little bit to impart some extra flair. Understandably, this is also true when it comes to music, as some verses are just dying to be fact-checked.

Let’s take a look at some instances of rap lyrics that contain less-than-accurate or questionable proclamations.