MGK helped MTV premiere a first look at their new retro-themed show, Retromania, by way of re-enacting “American Pie’s” infamous apple pie scene. It’s not the first time Hip-Hop has mixed with cinema, in fact, here’s five more instances where videos have doubled as montages to movies. And tune into MTV February 21 as the formerly music-inclined network kicks off a hip-hop themed block of Retromania.
The Diplomat’s “Crunk Muzik”/The Warriors.
Nas’ “Street Dreams”/Casino
Jay Z’s “City Is Mine”/The Usual Suspects
2Pac’s “California Love”/Mad Max