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Video: Alex Trebek Spits Rap Lyrics on 'Jeopardy!'

January 8, 2014 (2:20 am) GMT
The game show host raps the clues for 'It's a Rap' category in a Monday episode of 'Jeopardy!'.
Video: Alex Trebek Spits Rap Lyrics on 'Jeopardy!'

Alex Trebek sparked Internet frenzy after showing his other side on "". In a Monday, January 6 episode of the game show, the 73-year-old host spit rap lyrics as he gave the clues for "It's a Rap" category.

Trebek, who has hosted the show for 30 years, read famous verses from ("Juicy"), ("No Sleep 'Til Brooklyn"), ("Nuthin' But A G Thang") and ("Timebomb)" among others. A contestant, seemingly amused by his performance, couldn't help laughing after giving the correct answer for the final question in the category.

Trebek later became one of the topics discussed by "" anchors on Tuesday morning. "Alex Trebek, usually playing it safe on Jeopardy, but recently he got jiggy with it," said weatherman Al Roker.

Some fans, meanwhile, were concerned that the veteran host had died after his name became a trending topic on Twitter.



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