The Rap Jam: Volume One wiki last edited by Turtlebird95 on 02/21/15 01:09AM View full history


Rap Jam Volume One is basketball video game for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System released in 1995. It features various popular rap artists at that time as the basketball players.


Rap Jam plays very much like a standard basketball game. When taking shots, a meter quickly appears, and when you release the ball when the meter is full, you have a better chance of making the shot.

Games can be played against the computer in one on one, two on two, and three on three style variants. Local multiplayer is also supported.


Since release, this game has been general accepted as a poor game. Critics of this title have cited the lack of music; awkward controls; uncontrollable, random player changing; and quick repetitiveness of gameplay on a whole as reasons for disliking it.


The rappers and rap groups that appear in the game are:

  • Coolio
  • House of Pain
  • LL Cool J
  • Naughty By Nature
  • Onyx
  • Public Enemy
  • Queen Latifah
  • Warren G
  • Yo-Yo

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