Given just how bad the DK Rap was, it’s rather amazing quite a lot of people in this world has never seen it/heard of it and if you’re among them, then for the purpose of this article, I will to need you to watch this video:

If you did watch it, I do apologise for putting you through it and if you’ve seen it before, I feel your pain, but it seems the sting of this song is no longer felt, as Grant Kirkhope, one of the composers working on Playtonic’s Yooka-Laylee and the man responsible for the DK Rap has confirmed he the upcoming title to have a DK Rap of its own and you can see said confirmation and his statements that followed, here:

The worst thing about all this, is the fact that instead of putting me off, it only has me even more excited about the upcoming game and eager to see/hear the new rap in action and just as soon as it is, you can expect to bear witness to it here at Until then, here’s that DK Rap again:

Source: Playtonic Games (YouTube)

By Jack Longman

In 2015, when rumours of the NX and Zelda U were everywhere, my brother and I started Miketendo64 and we've been running it ever since. As the Editor-in-Chief, I have attended video gaming events in three different countries, been to preview events, and penned more than 4,000 articles to date, ranging from news, to features, reviews, interviews and guides. I love gaming and I love all things Nintendo. I also love Networking, so don't be afaid to reach out. Email: / Website: YouTube channel:

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