In a series of tweets sent out in response to Breaking Bad’s conclusion, rapper Phonte of Little Brother fame decided to compare a number of television shows in the cultural zeitgeist to rappers with immediate name recognition. The result is a mishmash of music and entertainment that draws parallels between show subject matter and perception, with the musicality, structure and product produced by each emcee. Calling Jay Z The Wire and Nas Breaking Bad, other notable connections include Kendrick Lamar as House of Cards, A Tribe Called Quest as The Cosby Show, and Eminem as Mad Men.
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