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Wiz Khalifa Pays Homage To STRANGER THINGS With A Theme Song Sample

Selin Kilic February 20, 2016 February 23rd, 2017

Now that Wiz Khalifa is finished touring with Snoop Dogg, it appears he has finally had a chance to binge watch some summer TV. And it sounds like he is just as obsessed with Stranger Things as the rest of us.

Last Wednesday Wiz tweeted:

and his followers went crazy. Someone even made a graphic for the header:

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Although the lyrics are more Wiz-focused, somewhat like his version of Drake’s ‘Started from the Bottom‘, there are some parallels that can be drawn between the song and the show, other than the beat.

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In the chorus, it appears as though to Khalifa, finding fame isn’t much different than finding a second dimension. Regardless, the cover art and song released en masse has really completed the shows absorption into hip-hop culture. Even if he isn’t technically the first hip-hop artist to feature the theme song (See Andy Mineo).

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Who knows, maybe Wiz took one from his tour companions playbook with ‘Oh Sookie‘ and is angling for a cameo on the next season. But we’ll leave the rest of the theories up to fans.

Listen to ‘Stranger Things’:

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