glee new york state of mind 'Glee's' 'Empire State of Mind': Should the boys just stick to singing?Mr. Shuester’s (Matthew Morrison) rapping made for some of the more awkward numbers during Season 1 of “Glee,” so it’s not much of a surprise that he gets called out for it in the Season 2 premiere.

But now that the full audio of the cast’s “Empire State of Mind” cover — complete with Arty (Kevin McHale), Puck (Mark Salling) and Finn (Cory Monteith) channeling Jay-Z — is out there on the airwaves, should the hip hop moratorium be extended to all of the series’ white boys?

Sure, it doesn’t quite approach the cringe factor of “Bust a Move” or “Gold Digger,” but that doesn’t make these Ohio high school kids rhyming about Crips and selling crack any less absurd. Decide for yourself:

So there you have it. Did that put you in an “Empire State of Mind” or were you just scrambling to turn down the volume? Let us know what you think of the “Glee” boys in our new poll:

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