ali shaheed muhammad*Rap legend Ali Shaheed Muhammad needed to clarify something — liking hip hop isn’t the same as living hip hop as he blasts Sen. Marco Rubio.

Rubio, the Republican presidential candidate said one of his favorites right now is Nicki Minaj, but also he loves legends Biggie and Tupac.

Nevertheless, Muhammad, formerly of A Tribe Called Quest, said Rubio’s rap claims don’t count as him living that life or understanding hip hop, according to TMZ.

Muhammad said there’s at least one policy the Republican has to change if he wants street cred. Watch the video below to find out what that policy is.

Watch the clip below: