From Freaknik To Fishsticks: 23 Hilarious Hip-Hop Moments In Cartoons
On 2005's "Old School Rules" by Danger Doom, Talib Kweli raps that, "I might be buggin but it seem to me/That cartoons be realer than reality TV." While we could easily enumerate a number of reasons why Kweli's lyric is a bold hyperbole to make - namely because they're cartoons - it definitely speaks to hip-hop's longstanding history with the animated arts. Whether it's Kid 'n Play's short-lived animated series or the Gorillaz actually being animated, hip-hop has been all over the map when it comes to cartoons. Now, XXL has put together a list of 23 hilarious hip-hop moments in televised cartoon history.