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The hits just keep on coming. After attracting top YouTubers and popular musicians to the show (a formula that led to four Streamys wins), the Epic Rap Battles of History gang has successfully collaborated with another pair of big names. Comedy duo Key and Peele have taken over the most recent episode of Nicepeter and EpicLLOYD's show, starring as Gandhi and Martin Luther King, respectively. It seems as if every new Erb video is now on a mission to top the previous one in terms of original twists in format. The previous battle's man vs. woman conceit was an iffy one, but this time around there is a much less incisive change: Neither Peter nor Lloyd appear as anything more than a background extra, the first time that neither of Erb's founders have rapped in a battle. This ends up shining the spotlight squarely on the two guests, and they deliver some classic burns, »

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