21 Hip-Hop Songs That Shout Out Robin Williams And His Movies

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  • Robin-Williams
    Robin Williams' sad death earlier this week unleashed an outpouring of sympathy for his family and remembrances of some of his iconic work as one of the greatest comedians and actors of his or any generation. Williams' influence was so wide-reaching that he and the films and television shows in which he starred wormed their way into a slew of hip-hop songs, with heavyweights such as Jay Z, Kanye West, Jeezy and Big Daddy Kane all name-checking Williams, <em>Dead Poet's Society</em>, <em>Jumanji</em>, <em>Mork &amp; Mindy</em> or any number of his iconic works—yes, even <em>Flubber</em>. As the world continues to mourn a fallen great, here are 21 hip-hop songs that name-check Robin Williams. —<a title="staff" href="https://twitter.com/xxl" target="_blank"><em>XXL Staff</em></a>
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    <h2>"Stigmata"</h2><strong>Ab-Soul featuring Action Bronson and Asaad</strong><br /><strong>Rapper: </strong>Action Bronson<br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"From the fiery pits, on some Dead Poets Society shit/Here to bring you a variety mix"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/7gSt7WzpfZs" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
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    <h2>"It's Hard Being The Kane"</h2><strong>Big Daddy Kane</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"Just like a diary, for you to admire me/Before you're put in the Dead Poet's Society"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/lt7N4REXUkk" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • chris-webby
    <h2>"Get Loose"</h2><strong>Chris Webby</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"I roll the dice like Jumanji, no Robin Williams/But I'll have a pack of animals stampeding through your lobby"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/_JGlDQuL0lU" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • domo-genesis
    <h2>"Drunk"</h2><strong>Domo Genesis featuring Hodgy Beats and Mike G</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"Eat big for supper, scrape plates of butter/All to keep that green bouncing in like Flubber"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/fGR47hl_F5s" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • kanye-west
    <h2>"Diamonds From Sierra Leone (Remix)"</h2><strong>Kanye West featuring Jay Z</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"Good mornin', this ain't Vietnam still/People lose hands, legs, arms, for real"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Do3iJ6DWvpQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
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  • Ghostface-Killah
    <h2>"White Linen Affair (Toney Awards)"</h2><strong>Ghostface Killah featuring Shawn Wigs</strong><br /><strong>Rapper: </strong>Shawn Wigs<br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"It was amazing, I seen Robin Thicke and Robin Leach/Robin Gives, Robin Williams and Meryl Streep/A real award show, there's Kanye West/Pamela Anderson, and she brought both of them breasts"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/ilRHe1Rqv2I" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • J-cole-2
    <h2>"Nothing Like It"</h2><strong>J. Cole</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"These niggas bitches on the low, they Mrs. Doubtfire/How could you doubt fire?/Man if you brave enough then come put it out sire"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/kfYQVNWQ47Y" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • jay-z-2
    <h2>"It's Alright"</h2><strong>Jay Z featuring Memphis Bleek</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"Like Flubber/I hover/Above the city in a private jet/The livest set"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/tBMYa4kKA2k" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • jeezy
    <h2>"I Got Money"</h2><strong>Jeezy featuring T.I.</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"Good morning Vietnam/Yeah, we trying to earn stripes/Get jammed up with what it cost you your whole life"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/4WEanG18Ngk" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • Jurassic-5
    <h2>"In The Flesh"</h2><strong>Jurassic 5</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"I be the ever handy/Hard like rock candy/Down with Mork and Mandy/Won't date Sandy"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/8QpP-C_gXVg" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • Kanye-Jay-Z
    <h2>"Run This Town"</h2><strong>Jay Z featuring Kanye West and Rihanna</strong><br /><strong>Rapper: </strong>Kanye West<br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"But I know that if I stay stunting/All these girls only gonna want one thing/I can spend my whole life Goodwill Hunting/Only good gonna come is it's good when I'm cumming"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/yVA-xTBeHyM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
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    <h2>"My Car"</h2><strong>Slim Thug featuring Doughbeezy and Kirko Bangz</strong><br /><strong>Rapper: </strong>Kirko Bangz<br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"Got two hoes lovin' to tongue me/And my whip, call it Jumanji"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/HTktRuexryw" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
    <h2>"Everybody Rise"</h2><strong>KRS-One featuring L Da Headtoucher</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"It's in me, others wanna spit what's trendy/But I take it back to Mork & Mindy/Tellin' these young cats, Nanu Nanu/Keep my name out your mouth, it's too much to swallow"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/zHVdLRwWStI" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • lox
    <h2>"Bitches From Eastwick"</h2><strong>The LOX</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"Told me that her name was Cindy/Favorite show, Mork and Mindy/Favorite color, green/No kids, but plan to have plenty"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/WVz94JBPL0s" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
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    <h2>"Young Rich Niggas"</h2><strong>Migos</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"I weigh it up and wrap it up, I ship it across the country/The streets a concrete jungle, play the game like it's Jumanji"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/SWGqbfyf3wg" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • Pusha-T
    <h2>"Raid"</h2><strong>Pusha T featuring 50 Cent and Pharrell</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"Leopard print Louboutins prowling the concrete/Rollerballs come alive just like Jumanji"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/kDFmNGhp_tU" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • jay-z-3
    <h2>"3 Kings"</h2><strong>Rick Ross featuring Dr. Dre and Jay Z</strong><br /><strong>Rapper: </strong>Jay Z<br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"Screamin' carpe diem until I'm a Dead Poet/Robin Williams shit, I deserve a Golden Globe, bitch"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/FCfoj2VDqZ4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • rockie-fresh
    <h2>"Duckin' N Dodgin'"</h2><strong>Casey Veggies featuring Rockie Fresh</strong><br /><strong>Rapper: </strong>Rockie Fresh<br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"You heard I'm hostile, support and get my account higher/Or you gon' act like Robin Williams and doubt fire?"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/QPGV5ojyUcE" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • talib-kweli
    <h2>"Palookas"</h2><strong>Talib Kweli featuring Sean Price</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"They try to diss me but whenever I say bye they miss me/You walkin' with me or you alien like Mork & Mindy"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/iwN7GRxX9F4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
  • The-Roots-airport
    <h2>"The Dark (Trinity)"</h2><strong>The Roots</strong><br /><strong>Lyric: </strong>"In a jungle made of concrete/Every animal Jumanji/On Eazy-E and PCP/Ass cash or EBT"<br /><br /><iframe width="670" height="380" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/I29kyvfxTo0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Previously: Hip-Hop Reacts To The Death Of Robin Williams
A Brief History Of Robin Williams Rapping
Questlove Shares A Cool Story Of Running Into Robin Williams During The 2001 Grammys

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