The cyphers are probably the most anticipated parts of the BET Hip-Hop Awards and Tuesday night, the cast of the hip-hop-inspiried Broadway play “Hamilton” rocked the mic with The Roots — Questlove on the 1s and 2s, of course. Dropping lines like, ;“Playing these dead presidents/I’m getting my reparations” and “I came to represent the ladies of our history/We know the founding fathers but the mothers are a mystery,” ;stars Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs and Renée Elise Goldsberry showed off their rap skills. Watch the video above. Also on HuffPost: — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and…

The cyphers are probably the most anticipated parts of the BET Hip-Hop Awards and Tuesday night, the cast of the hip-hop-inspiried Broadway play “Hamilton” rocked the mic with The Roots — Questlove on the 1s and 2s, of course. Dropping lines like, ;“Playing these dead presidents/I’m getting my reparations” and “I came to represent the ladies of our history/We know the founding fathers but the mothers are a mystery,” ;stars Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs and Renée Elise Goldsberry showed off their rap skills. Watch the video above.

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The Cast Of ‘Hamilton’ Showed Off Their Rap Skills At The BET Hip-Hop Awards Cypher