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15 Star Wars Rap Lyrics That Will Awaken The Force Within You

The Force is strong in these bars.

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A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away….Kool Moe Dee rapped that he's "comin' back like Return of the Jedi", on 1987's "How Ya Like Me Now". And ever since then, the Force has been strong in hip-hop.It's been almost 30 years since that pivotal moment in the history of geek meets rap, and over a decade since the last Star Wars movie came out. Between that time and now, several artists have joined the scene, droppin' bars that make every Force-sensitive fan tingle with rapper's delight.Now that The Force Awakens is finally upon us and our geek levels are rising to their peaks, we've decided to curate our favorite rap lyrics that'll make you feel as trill as Han Solo or #woke like Obi-Wan. Check 'em out below and let us the ones you dig the most. And [Jedi Mind Trick Hands] you will follow Straight Outta Gotham on Tumblr, Twitter, and Instagram for even more geeky rap lyrics [/Jedi Mind Trick Hands].
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A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away….Kool Moe Dee rapped that he's "comin' back like Return of the Jedi", on 1987's "How Ya Like Me Now". And ever since then, the Force has been strong in hip-hop.

It's been almost 30 years since that pivotal moment in the history of geek meets rap, and over a decade since the last Star Wars movie came out. Between that time and now, several artists have joined the scene, droppin' bars that make every Force-sensitive fan tingle with rapper's delight.

Now that The Force Awakens is finally upon us and our geek levels are rising to their peaks, we've decided to curate our favorite rap lyrics that'll make you feel as trill as Han Solo or #woke like Obi-Wan. Check 'em out below and let us the ones you dig the most. And [Jedi Mind Trick Hands] you will follow Straight Outta Gotham on Tumblr, Twitter, and Instagram for even more geeky rap lyrics [/Jedi Mind Trick Hands].

1. Rapsody on “Complexion (A Zulu Love)” by Kendrick Lamar (featuring Rapsody)

I love myself, I no longer need Cupid / Enforcin’ my dark side like a young George Lucas / Light don’t mean you smart / bein’ dark don’t make you stupid - Rapsody
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I love myself, I no longer need Cupid / Enforcin’ my dark side like a young George Lucas / Light don’t mean you smart / bein’ dark don’t make you stupid - Rapsody

2. Murs on “Felt Chewed Up” by Felt (featuring Murs & Slug)

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Ride shotgun in my X-Wing / Watch the hipsters hop to the next thing - Murs

3. Kanye West on “Guilt Trip”

Star Wars fur / Yeah, I'm rocking Chewbacca - Kanye West
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Star Wars fur / Yeah, I'm rocking Chewbacca - Kanye West

4. Jay Electronica on “Poser” by The New Royales featuring Jay Electronica

Trapped in a box for years / like Han Solo frozen - Jay Electronica
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Trapped in a box for years / like Han Solo frozen - Jay Electronica

5. A$AP Rocky on “Back Home” featuring Acyde & Yasiin Bey (Mos Def)

Now I'm onto grand raps / hands so low, uh / It's like my fashion style is the life saver - A$AP Rocky
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Now I'm onto grand raps / hands so low, uh / It's like my fashion style is the life saver - A$AP Rocky

6. Big Boi on “Da Art of Storytellin' (Part 1)” by Outkast

I'm dicking the ho down never said I paid her / Straight laid her / Slayed the bitch like Darth Vader - Big Boi
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I'm dicking the ho down never said I paid her / Straight laid her / Slayed the bitch like Darth Vader - Big Boi

7. Talib Kweli on “Get By”

We go through episodes too / Like Attack of the Clones - Talib Kweli
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We go through episodes too / Like Attack of the Clones - Talib Kweli

8. Cozz on “Dreams”

...but this lean in this Sprite soda got me talking like Yoda / Don’t ever live my life sober - Cozz
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...but this lean in this Sprite soda got me talking like Yoda / Don’t ever live my life sober - Cozz

9. The Notorious B.I.G. on “Hypnotize”

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Tell them hoes take they clothes off slowly / Hit 'em with the force like Obi - The Notorious B.I.G.

10. Childish Gambino on “III. Life: The Biggest Troll [Andrew Auernheimer]”

Making dope / It's a trap / Ackbar backfired - Childish Gambino
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Making dope / It's a trap / Ackbar backfired - Childish Gambino

11. Kanye West on “Blessings” by Big Sean featuring Drake & Kanye West

I'm blessed / Even though I get slammed with lawsuits like car doors / See three P.O.'s like Star Wars - Kanye West
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I'm blessed / Even though I get slammed with lawsuits like car doors / See three P.O.'s like Star Wars - Kanye West

12. Childish Gambino on “I. Pink Toes” featuring Jhene Aiko

She on my back about it / C3PO, C3PO, C3PO - Childish Gambino
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She on my back about it / C3PO, C3PO, C3PO - Childish Gambino

13. J.K. The Reaper on “Planet Shrooms” by Denzel Curry featuring J.K. The Reaper

Inter-galactic Stormtroopers keepin' my brothers captive / So don't ask me if I believe in magic - J.K. The Reaper
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Inter-galactic Stormtroopers keepin' my brothers captive / So don't ask me if I believe in magic - J.K. The Reaper

14. Andre 3000 on “Happy Valentine's Day” by Outkast

But if you ain't a sweety / Indeedy I won't endorse / Han Solo till I'm hit by the bullet / So may the force / Be with you... - Andre 3000
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But if you ain't a sweety / Indeedy I won't endorse / Han Solo till I'm hit by the bullet / So may the force / Be with you... - Andre 3000

15. Talib Kweli on “Demonology” featuring Big K.R.I.T. & Gary Clark Jr.

Pac shot in Las Vegas of all places / Fighting dark sides of the Force like he was Lord Vader - Talib Kweli
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Pac shot in Las Vegas of all places / Fighting dark sides of the Force like he was Lord Vader - Talib Kweli

Straight Outta Gotham is curated by Jamila Rowser with submissions from awesome fans like you. The Force Awakens is now playing in theaters. Get off the internet and go see it now!

May the Force be with you.

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