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Sesame Street's Big Bird Takes On Hip Hop Classic

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We've always known that life was tough on the mean streets of Sesame - just look at that poor guy Oscar the Grouch - but the good news is that it's now producing some seriously fresh beats.

This magnificent mashup sees Sesame Street's Big Bird 'perfoming' Big Pun's 1998 classic Still Not a Player, showing that while he can't fly, he can flowIt was created by YouTuber Animal Robot and, appropriately for a children's show, some of the fruitier aspects of the lyrics have been silenced - probably for the best all round.

It follows hot on the heels of two other recent hip hop reedits which you can see below: The Muppet's Gonzo performing The Humpty Dance and Earl Sinclair's Hypnotize; clearly kids' TV is now the place to discover the new hot rappers.

So come and play, everything's A-OK - ready? Let's go! 1, 2, 3, 4....

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