This List of Video Games Sampled by Hip-Hop Artists Said Knock You Out

Rappers love Pac-Man. I mean, everyone loves Pac-Man. But this list at Spin's website—which catalogs 50 rap songs that have sampled game music for their beats—testifies to the abiding love affair MCs have for the hungry video game icon. There have been a lot of Super Mario samples and some genuine surprises—who sampled Actraiser?!—lurk in the gallery, too. Man, the rapper Doom sampling the video game Doom is straight-up genius.

Arcade Fire: 50 Rap Songs Based on Video Game Samples [Spin]


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