Rap Snacks

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Rap Snacks Inc.
Type Snack food
Industry Food
Founded 1994
Founders James "Fly" Lindsay
Headquarters Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
Owners Lil' Romeo
Parent Evans Food Group
Website http://www.rapsnacks.com/

Rap Snacks are a variety of potato chips and popcorn that feature famous rappers. They are generally sold in convenience stores, particularly in inner-city areas. They are advertised as "The Official Snack of Hip Hop."

Rap Snacks were created by James "Fly" Lindsay in 1994. Rap Snacks feature a wide variety of popular rappers, as well as several lesser-known or up-and-coming artists. Each has its own distinct flavor. The packaging of each variety features a cartoon version of the rapper on the front and a brief biography of the artist on the back.

In August 2007, Lil' Romeo purchased the Rap Snacks Company for an undisclosed amount of money.[1] The original creator of the snacks, James "Fly" Lindsay, still runs the company's daily operations and aims to expand the Rap Snacks product line with Romeo's help.


  1. ^ "Lil' Romeo Purchases Rap Snacks Brand Of Chips", Hip-Hop Elements.com

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