Ghetto Blaster

What does ghetto blaster mean?

Large, portable radio

A ghetto blaster is an old school, cassette playing boom box. It is often seen slung over one shoulder of the person carrying it as he walks around the city.

Ghetto blasters are most commonly used to blare rap music and occasionally, rock music. They are particularly useful when hanging outside and playing hoops.

Example

"You remember when Isaac would carry his ghetto blaster all around the hood?
Yeah, thank god for the walkman."
A good ol' ghetto blaster

A good ol' ghetto blaster

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Last Updated: April 13, 2017

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