Game of Thrones Rap Mixtape Coming Soon
Published: March 05, 2014
As ifGame of Thronesneeded any more promotion, HBO has hired ten rappers and Latin music artists to create a mixtape for the show that will surface online on Friday, according to the Wall Street Journal. That’s right, there is going to beGame of Thrones rap. And it’s going to be called wait for it Catch the Throne. Big Boi, Wale, Common, Outkast and others will drop some verses about…dragons? White walkers? One-eyed crows? How many things can they really rhyme with Joffrey? Though about 14.3 million viewers already watch Game of Thronesmaking it the most popular series on HBOthe premium cable providerhopes the tape will help the show reach out to an even larger “multicultural audience.” The show’s current demographics are 13.2 percent black, 9.2 percent Hispanic and 76.6 percent white, according to Nielsen. If HBO is looking to make a second mix tape for next season, may we suggest they ask The Khaleestie Boys,Kanye Westeros, or Cersei Mix A Lot.