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B-Rock the Vote!

June 26, 2008

Alright we all love Obama, and rappers far and wide have been throwing their support behind the future Mr. President for the last year, but this video is officially the best Hip Hop for Obama video ever. Really. EVER.

Created by Keith From Up The Block, a comedian and actor out of Philly, the vid jacks George Kranz’s Din Daa Daa and flips the fuck out of it with B-Rock Obama, Illery Clinton and crew in an all out B-Boy battle with McPain and his folk. There are nods to Beat Street, Purple Rain and early Hip Hop culture all throughout this piece and dude’s BRRRAACK beat boxing is friggin’ genius.

And for all you newbies, here’s the original song and the clip that made it famous. From Breakin 2 Electric Boogalo:

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