Paying homage to hip-hop artists

Famous rap albums with famous Marvel characters.

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Crossover content can sometimes be better in theory than in practice, but this time it works because it’s executed flawlessly. To promote the re-release of some #1 issues, Marvel Comics commissioned artists to reimagine well-known rap album covers using Marvel characters. As you can see, they nailed it. Plus, as any committed rap enthusiast knows, rappers have been referencing comics for years, so maybe it’s more surprising this wasn’t done earlier.

This week’s Frandoms are by Brendan Murphy, senior content developer at Sid Lee.

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