When it comes to rappers, some names have certainly stood the test of time. Indeed, artists such as Jay-Z, Eminem and Dr. Dre have maintained healthy careers long after making their debuts. However, for every hip hop success story, there is an artist who failed to stay in the spotlight. From lost potential to scandalous falls from grace, these stars of yesteryear are no longer the big deal they once were. It’s just a pity that no one’s told them that yet.