The annual YouTube award nominations are out. Cycling vids don’t make it into the ‘sports’ category but there’s a classic in the ‘music’ category.
It’s a music video for ‘Scraper Bike’ by the Trunk Boiz, starring Young Champ, J-Dub aka Alexander Tha Grate, and B-Janky. And a bunch of scraper bikes, of course.
“Scraper bikes: A new trend that is a part of the San Francisco Bay Area Hyphy Movement in which people ride their tricked out bikes and go stupid, dumb, retarded while on their bikes. Generally, the bikes have nice designs, such as duo-tone paint jobs, and rims or spinners. The term was coined by the rap group Trunk Boiz of Oakland, California.” Urban Dictionary
Jerome: Me and my buds was on our scraper bikes picking up on girls. My scraper bike go hard, I don’t need no car.
Tyrone: That go
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