What Does Kush Mean In Rap? (EXPLAINED)

Snoop Dog and a few other rappers might have used the slang “kush” in their raps, rants, and interviews but what does it mean? 

Almost everyone knows that Snoop Dog likes to smoke marijuana whenever and wherever. His rap personality is primarily based on this “high” and “gangsta” persona. While marijuana is also called weed, joint, or grass, some would call marijuana “kush”, especially if it’s high grade. The specific strain or class of “kush” marijuana comes from the Indian peninsula. You may use it this way

“Did you see the viral video of Snoop smoking some huge kush?”


“Expert studies have shown no evidence that kush is a gateway drug.”

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