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5 Rappers Based on Marvel Comics

While The Marvel Cinematic Universe runs the box office, and Marvel comics go way back.

MF Doom

5 Rappers Based on Marvel Comics
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The name comes from a Marvel villain named Dr. Doom. His signature mask was based on the Fantastic Four baddie.

Wu-Tang Clan

5 Rappers Based on Marvel Comics

Multiple members have comic book monikers, including ’s Ironman to Meth’s Johnny Blaze. even got into it with the aforementioned MF doom over his Dr. Doom alias.

Big Pun

5 Rappers Based on Marvel Comics

The Puerto Rican lyricist got his name from Marvel vigilante Frank Castle aka The Punisher.

David Banner

5 Rappers Based on Marvel Comics

The Mississippi rapper got his name from the father of Avenger Bruce Banner (aka The Incredible Hulk) in Marvel comics.

Jean Grae

5 Rappers Based on Marvel Comics

While she reps Brooklyn by way of South Africa, Jean Grae’s name is a shout-out to super mutant Jean Grey from the X-Men comics. She transforms into the nearly invincible Phoenix, not a bad choice to model a stage name after.

5 Rappers Based on Marvel Comics

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