important rapper of the german hip-hop culture. living in heidelberg.
first was writer before doing the mc thing.
in the early 90s member of "advanced chemistry", a german rappin crew against violence and disrespect of races.
after many german rappers with english lyrics in the 80s, torch was the first german rapper.
the track "blauer schein" (blue glow, also bill, but also means appearance) is about an "100-mark-schein" (100 mark bill blue the old german currency) and it's effects on people. torch criticizes the commercialisation.
afrikaa bambaataa taps him as the leader of the zulu nation in germany because of his political, anti-racist lyrics!!!!!
the rappin 100mark-schein in torch's "blauer schein":
"so viele denken, ich gehöre ihnen, doch sie gehören alle mir, schaut nur, wie sie mir dienen"
"so many people thinkin, I would be theirs, but they're all mine, look how they're servin me"
"...die pudelmütze ist meine krone!"
"the beany is my crown"
In the British Isles, a "torch" is a flashlight.
To explore dark places at night, a torch may well be required.
A handy device for holding dead batteries
A: Do you have some dead batteries?
B: Just a sec, let me check if I have a torch here somewhere.
A graffiti writer from Queens, New York. Also known as "Whitey", "Honkey" and "Papa Blanco" among other titles.
1. Oh shit peep that Torch tag.
2. Yo son, is that Torch right there? It has to be, these niggaz told me he was a big doofy white dude.
3. Yo man, I'm gonna kill myself..I found out Torch fucked the girl I'm going to marry!
v. To light something, particularly a packed bowl of marijuana, a marijuana joint, or any other substance that is smoked, such as a cigarette, crack-cocaine, opium, etc.
"Now that you packed that, let's torch the motherfucker!"
(derogatory) A ridiculous haircut, generally male, characterized by wannabe southern california beach bleach blonde hair styled fractally; an outgrown haircut's final hurrah necessitating excessive ammounts of gel and/or ill-advised pomade. A bold, albeit misplaced attempt to be a "pimp".
Torcher 1: "What's the dillio, beeotches?"
Anyone else: "Shine, torch!"
After the fact:
"Did you see that torch?"
"Yeah, makes a mullet look bitchin"
A joint being passed by others that is still lit.
Having the tip of your weedjoint glow
A bruh pass the torch its still lit
To torch something, to set it on fire until it burns into none existence.
p1; "dude... I hate that bitch."
p2; "Oh my fuck I know. I wanna torch the cunt."
p1; "axe and a lighter?"
p2; "let's do this shit."