Biz Markie is an American rapper and beatboxer, known for his humorous and off-beat lyrics.

He first gained mainstream attention in the late 1980s with the release of his single “Just a Friend”, which became a Top 10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100.

Biz Markie is also known for his collaborations with other hip hop artists, including Big Daddy Kane, Kool G Rap, and A Tribe Called Quest.

Markie was sometimes referred to as the “Clown Prince of Hip Hop” by people.

You will find below a curated collection of the best ‘Biz Markie’ quotes that you can read and share with others.


Best Biz Markie Quotes

We put boogers on our fingers, then shake your hand. ~ Biz Markie.

We’re out playing ball in the gym, I put boogers on the basketball and pass it to him. ~ Biz Markie.

I really want to be the black Mr. Rogers – that’s my goal. I would do everything the same but with a hip-hop feel to it. ~ Biz Markie.

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I just wanted to be different; I didn’t wanna sound like anybody else. ~ Biz Markie.

Damn it feels good to see people up on it. ~ Biz Markie.

Usually when I make a record, I know what the potential is going to be, but I didn’t know that ‘Just A Friend’ was going to be that big. ‘Just A Friend’ opened a world up where I never knew the difference between being a pop star and a regular rap star. It was crazy. ~ Biz Markie.

Don’t you like when the winter’s gone, And all of a sudden it starts gettin’ warm? The trees and the grass start lookin’ fresh, And the sun and sky be lookin’ their best. ~ Biz Markie.

I don’t care about anything but what I want to do. You can’t worry about what else is happening out there. You have to be true to yourself. ~ Biz Markie.

Usually on ‘Yo Gabba Gabba,’ we eat healthy and organic. We don’t play. ~ Biz Markie.

Famous Biz Markie Quotes

He is known for his funny, wacky lyrics and for his unique voice. Some of his most famous songs include "Just a Friend" and "I Know You're Mine." Biz Markie is also a DJ and has worked on a number of remixes.

I would never be a sellout, but you can never be a sellout to kids. Kids is kids! ~ Biz Markie.

I love ‘Yo Gabba Gabba!’ because it’s a real kids’ show. There hasn’t been a real kids’ show since ‘Dora the Explorer.’ It mixes hip-hop with being a kid. Hip-hop came from youths anyway. It’s just a great, funky show. ~ Biz Markie.

There’s certain cakes you’ve got to have, maybe a pie here and there. But I know to not do it as much. ~ Biz Markie.

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There’s not enough people being daring and different. There are a lot of followers in hip-hop. ~ Biz Markie.

I walk. I do the treadmill; I walk around the mall. I do a little crunches with my stomach, not that much. Just enough to get the engine going cha-cha-cha-cha-cha-cha! Vroooommmmm. ~ Biz Markie.

My thing is whatever comes at me, I’m there. But DJ-ing and music is my passion… I’m going to be unpredictable. ~ Biz Markie.

Top Biz Markie Quotes

Biz Markie is a rapper who used to be really famous in the 1980s. He is known for his funny lyrics and his unique way of rapping. He is also known for his catchphrase "Just a Friend.

I can sell anything. I’m very convincing. ~ Biz Markie.

I’d eat, eat, eat, not exercise, go to sleep, eat and eat. I looked up in the mirror and said I had to make a change if I was going to continue to live. ~ Biz Markie.

We always honor our people when they die; we’ve got to honor them while we’re still alive. ~ Biz Markie.

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I love kids. Every time I go around people neighborhood, they’re like, ‘Biz! Yo Gabba Gabba!’ They want me to beatbox all the time for them. ~ Biz Markie.

It only takes me about four days to write an album. It don’t take that long. I just gotta have the feeling. If I don’t have the feeling, it’s a different story. I gotta be in the mood. ~ Biz Markie.

There are still recording artists out there doing things for the right reason, but a lot of people seem to be just driven by fame. ~ Biz Markie.

Remember when friends was friends, and LL had a Benz? And cell phones and beepers was the new trends? When Koch was the Mayor and Reagan was the Pres? ~ Biz Markie

They say I look and sound ugly but I don’t be carin. ~ Biz Markie.

Popular Biz Markie Quotes

Oh baby you ..got what I need but you say he’s just a friend. ~ Biz Markie.

I’m an avid collector of toys. I got everything. Name it. From the Easy Bake Oven to Barbies to every TV show doll, racing cars… I’ve been collecting since I was a little kid. ~ Biz Markie.

I can be serious, but there’s got to be a lighter side. ~ Biz Markie.

I could see myself doing a cooking show. ~ Biz Markie.

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I’m into the old school. I listen to rock, soft rock, jazz, old school R&B. ~ Biz Markie.

When I used to be on stage, I used to be out of breath; I couldn’t walk that far. Now, I got so much energy. I can do a whole show. ~ Biz Markie.



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