Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Swimming Pools’ Gets Mashed Up With ‘Rick & Morty’ Cartoon
Kendrick Lamar's 2012 smash, "Swimming Pools (Drank)," from his Grammy-nominated album, good kid m.A.A.d. city, gets mashed up with clips from the Cartoon Network's popular Adult Swim show, Rick & Morty.
The entire cast gets screen time as the characters recite K.Dot's cautionary lyrics about the ills of alcoholism. The creative mash-up was created by New York-based editor Mylo the Cat, whose real name is Adam Schleichkorn.
The editing master has behind some of the most the popular Muppets mash-ups that have been viral hits on the internet. Most recently, he had the Muppets rapping lyrics from OutKast's "Ms Jackson." His Bone, Thugs-N-Harmony and Muppets mash-up of "Tha Crossroads" is another classic video.
Rick & Morty is currently on hiatus, but this mash-up should serve to spark renewed interest in the show, which is slated to return later this year. According to OkayPlayer, Dan Harmon, the co-creator of Rick & Morty, is also working on an animated biopic featuring Bubbles, Michael Jackson's pet chimpanzee.