Yesterday was off course All Hallows' Eve, which is basically an excuse for kids to gorge themselves on copious amounts of candy given to them by total strangers. It also gives adults a reason to go to parties wearing mostly ridiculous outfits and not be ridiculed for one day.

The Halloween spirit was alive and well among the hip-hop community yesterday, as many MCs dressed up and stepped out in their most creative costumes. And of course, many of them took to Instagram show off what they were rocking

From Nicki Minaj to Jay Z to Cam'ron to Snoop Dogg, check out what some of your favorite MCs got decked out in for Halloween, below.

The Game took the classic man rout and went as Jidenna.

Cam'rom was the questionably racist "El Camo."

Nicki Minaj was a fine azz Fairy Princess

Snoop Dogg was (you guessed it) a dog.

and Todd.

Jay Z was King Jaffe Joffer.

Plies was Bob Mar....Ty Dol...a dread.

Tyga was Scorpion from Mortal Kombat.

Remy Ma let the claws out as Cat Woman.

Chris Brown brought out his inner Michael Jackson and dressed up as the werewolf from the "Thriller" video.

Mac Miller aka Larry Fisherman was Batman.

Big Boi showed up to his annual costume bash as a Spartan.

Swizz Beatz was a suave Darth Vader.

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