9 Rappers Named After Comic Book Characters

9 Rappers Named After Comic Book Characters

FUSE TV - 9 Rappers Named After Comic Book Characters

Rappers and comic book characters have some clear similarities: they both require a compelling origin story, they often answer to several aliases, and (ideally) they've got a special skill that sets them apart from mere mortals. So it's no wonder the two have been feeding off of each other for decades.

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Interviews: Murs and Fashawn Comic Book Store Interview

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Interviews: Coheed and Cambria on the Story Arc of Comic Book 'Amory Wars' & New Album

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K.Flay Shows Off Her 'Cute-Ass' Photo, Names Favorite Rappers

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Interviews: Top 5: Coheed And Cambria Top 5 Comic Book Movies

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Soundcloud Rappers University

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MOS Nintendo: Comic Con

Chance The Rapper: Open Late

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Chance The Rapper: Open Late

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Festivals: Rock the Bells: L.A. MC Dom Kennedy Talks Flavor-of-the-Week Rappers

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Buzzing Rapper Jake Miller Plays Los Angeles House of Blues: Fuse News

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Coachella 2014: Hear A$AP Ferg's Advice to Young Rappers

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Shows: United States of Hip Hop: Athletes being Rappers

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Interviews: Cast of The Following at Comic-Con (October 2014)

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Interviews: Cast of Gotham at Comic-Con (October 2014)

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Matte Babel and some big-name rappers provide a sneak peek at 'Gig It,' which lets players create concerts featuring artists and songs of their choice and have control over every aspect of the experience: Fuse News

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Lil Dicky Explains 'Curb Your Enthusiasm'–ish Rapper TV Show He's Making

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Interviews: Coheed and Cambria Talk Comics at New York Comic Con

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Interviews: Dr. Dre Stopped Working on 'Detox' to Record With Alabama Rapper Rich Boy

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Interviews: FX's 'Archer' Cast Answers Vital Questions Posed By Songs at Comic Con

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Rapper Pell Gives Fans His Personal Phone Number At Firefly 2016

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Shows: The Hustle: After Party: Juicy J Bounce It

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Plenty Of Fish In The Street

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Girl Talk Writing More Original Material, Seeking Collaborators

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Festivals: Lollapalooza: Outasight On Next Music Video "It's the Craziest 24 Hours of My Life"

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Kanye West: A Higher Power

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Raja Kumari & Her Best Friend Take A Lie Detector Test: Has She Ever Ate Beef?

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Boosie Badazz & Mo3 Take A Lie Detector Test: Did Boosie Reveal It All ?

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What's In Your Fridge: Dave East

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SUGAR AND TOYS

SUGAR AND TOYS

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