In a lot of ways, the rap world is similar to the video game world. They're both highly competitive, anyone can become a star overnight and there's enough money in both to fund most small countries. Video Game publishers are like record labels with games being records and artists playing video game consoles. So what if rappers were imagined as video game consoles?
Rap stars like Kanye West would be a symbol of flash and out-the-box design while Wacka Flocka Flame would steal the hearts of itchy trigger-fingered first person shooter fans. We took 10 of our favorite rappers and thought about what it would be like if they were actual video game systems and here's what we came up with.