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Darth Vader Raps: "Galactic Empire State of Mind"

| 7 May 2010 20:34

Jay-Z, eat your heart out: The Dark Lord of the Sith is here, and he's ready to force-choke his way to a Grammy Award for his slick rhymes.

It's almost the end of the work day on Friday here at The Escapist HQ - time to relax and enjoy the weekend, and maybe catch Iron Man 2. What better way to kick off a May weekend than with the white-hot raps of Mr. Coruscant Boy himself, Darth Vader - a la Jay-Z?

In case you're not familiar, "Galactic Empire State of Mind" is a parody of "Empire State of Mind" by Jay-Z (ft. Alicia Keys). The lyrics are a hilarious summary of the original Star Wars trilogy, the rapper is talented, the production value is sky-high ... and okay, we're all thinking it: That Leia is smoking hot.

"Galactic Empire State of Mind" is the handiwork of the almost-always-hilarious folks at College Humor. Well done, guys.

Have a great weekend, everyone.

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