For those of us who grew up in the 90’s, the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers was a staple of our childhood. We watched it religiously and never missed an episode. Now, Canadian rapper Michael J Foxx is taking us back to that era with his new single, “Mighty Morphon Power Rapper”.
Michael J Foxx, a native of Yonkers, New York who now resides in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, is paying homage to the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers with his new single “Mighty Morphon Power Rapper.” The song pays homage to the original show and brings back fond memories of our youth. Let’s take a closer look at this nostalgic throwback.
Song and the Lyrics
The single is an impressive display of lyricism that perfectly blends nostalgia for the show with contemporary rap culture. The chorus takes you right back to when you were a kid watching the show: “Now who’s greater? I’m kicking bars like the green ranger.”
His verses speak about working hard and grinding out his career as an artist, something many can relate to. He also pays tribute to late former Ranger actor Jason David Frank by dedicating a moment of silence in his honor during the song’s hook.
Some of the lyrics of this song are:
“Now who’s greater
I’m kicking bars like the green ranger
Moment of silence
While I pour my drank
Rest In Peace to Jason David Frank
Now back to it
It’s Morphin Time
I been nice
But I’m even better in my prime
I been putting in this work
It’s just a matter of time”
With this song and these lyrics, Michael quickly pays respect to one of the original cast members and then dives right into why he is so passionate about this topic. Through these lyrics of the song, you can feel his passion for this song flowing through each bar.
Michael J Foxx has always been a fan of the Power Rangers and you can hear it in the music he creates. He draws out nostalgia from listeners as he brings up classic lines and moments from past episodes.
Through this single, “Mighty Morphon Power Rapper”, Michael honors one of his favorite childhood TV shows. With references to memorable characters and lines from past episodes, this track is sure to be a hit among fans of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers.
Whether you were a fan growing up or newly discovering how epic this show was, be sure to check out Michael J Foxx’s newest single!
You can listen to the single by Michael J Foxx here –