The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show Rap Lyrics: Art or Evidence? Listen 20 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/373877/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend New York Times Metro reporter Stephanie Clifford discusses the murder and racketeering trial of the rapper known as Ra Diggs and the judge's decision to allow his lyrics and videos to be used as evidence of criminal wrongdoing.