Michael Jordan vs Muhammad Ali. Epic Rap Battles of History

  • Published: 03 December 2013
  • Sports icons Michael Jordan and Muhammad Ali face off in this episode of Epic Rap Battles of History. Who won? You decide? [ERB Season 6 begins April 20th 2019!]
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    ▼ CAST ▼
    Muhammad Ali: Jordan Peele

    Michael Jordan: Keegan-Michael Key

    ▼ CREW ▼
    Executive Producers:
    Peter Shukoff & Lloyd Ahlquist

    Created by:
    Peter Shukoff & Lloyd Ahlquist

    Directed by:
    Daniel Turcan

    Written by:
    Nice Peter, EpicLLOYD & Zach Sherwin

    Staff Writers:
    Dante Cimadamore & Mike Betette

    Beat Produced by:
    Bridge Compositions

    Song Produced by:
    Nice Peter

    Song Mixed by:
    Jose ""Choco"" Reynoso

    Edited by:
    Nice Peter, Daniel Turcan & Andrew Sherman

    VFX Compositor:
    Andrew Sherman

    Director of Photography:
    Jon Na

    Arthur Hong

    Yev Belilovsky

    Music Supervisor & Playback:
    Dante Cimadamore

    Production Coordinator:
    Atul Singh

    Assistant Editors:
    Ryan Moulton & Marc Chester

    Office PA:
    Shaun Lewin

    Jose Mendoza

    Costume Designer:
    Sulai Lopez

    Make Up:
    Corinne Foster

    Produced by:
    Michelle Maloney for Maker Studios in Los Angeles, CA

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  • ERB
    ERB   6 months back

    ERB Season 6 begins in Spring 2019. Do you want to see more sports icons? If so who? Let us know. Over on our ERB2 channel we have recently done a 'flash in the pan' rap battle video between Larry Bird vs Big Bird (yes it's silly!). Check it out.

    • cave spongebob
      cave spongebob  2 days back


      YAH ENTERPRISES  3 days back

      Will smith vs robin williams

    • Jose Roman
      Jose Roman  5 days back

      The trio from harry potter vs the trio from twilight

    • Jake Marsh
      Jake Marsh  7 days back

      Hey seriously, you guys should do Thanos vs Apocalypse.

    • Samuel Currey
      Samuel Currey  1 weeks back

      ERB mj vs Lebron then throw in Kobe and wilt chamberlain then maybe kareem and Bill Russell

  • Roachfat The Nostalgist

    Light skin dude wearing brown makeup. Racist!

    • Sacred SA51
      Sacred SA51  5 hours back

      Ali would've won but he said space jam sucks and that's an automatic L.

      • Y R U Subscribed?
        Y R U Subscribed?  8 hours back

        MJ won

        • Emeron Jackson
          Emeron Jackson  20 hours back

          Mo Milla is the best rapper ...I got bars. rhaaaaaak.....lol

          • Naheem Quattlebaum
            Naheem Quattlebaum  1 days back

            "Your whole basketball career turned whack when you came back a wizard like Gandalf the Black."

            • asurakenuchiha 101
              asurakenuchiha 101  2 days back

              Ali's flow man

              • Gabriel Schleifer
                Gabriel Schleifer  2 days back

                Ali totally won. That last line was the hardest slay ever.

                • Christopher Chaboyer
                  Christopher Chaboyer  2 days back

                  Key and Peele have so much talent

                  • Ruchir
                    Ruchir  2 days back

                    Binge warching ERB and just realized these are Key and Peele..!!

                    WTF I never realized these two were in ERB, even though I've seen every skit theyre in.

                    • Distran The Gloriously Deformed

                      Did they use blackface on a black guy

                      • Buster D Wolf
                        Buster D Wolf  2 days back

                        When Jordon Peele.....made Get Out and Us now Don't let go.... Legendary!!!

                        • Jazzie Playz
                          Jazzie Playz  3 days back

                          “Beep beep why don’t you back up that trash. I’ll leave you like Liston FLAT ON YO ASS” my favorite line. Ali won 👏🏽

                          • wolfking 1
                            wolfking 1  3 days back

                            Ali won man

                            • Elijah Albon
                              Elijah Albon  3 days back

                              Ali won. It's a knock-fuckin-out.

                              • Goomba King
                                Goomba King  3 days back

                                Well, it's sad that Muhammed Ali died.

                                • Fardowsa Axmed
                                  Fardowsa Axmed  4 days back

                                  Lebron vs mj

                                  • Rheneas Lennox
                                    Rheneas Lennox  4 days back

                                    R Kelly vs Tupac Shakur

                                    • Right Way to Eat
                                      Right Way to Eat  4 days back

                                      Madea vs Estelle Getty!

                                      • The Void
                                        The Void  4 days back

                                        Dont come at space jam like that

                                        • Haha Lol
                                          Haha Lol  4 days back

                                          Lmfao “Gandalf The Black”

                                          • J M
                                            J M  4 days back

                                            They should have added Jackie Robinson !!

                                            • kikoo master
                                              kikoo master  4 days back

                                              Why is jordan wearing fake jordans lmao

                                              • suhail virani
                                                suhail virani  4 days back

                                                Urn.... Gandalf the black

                                                • Kamuran Mus
                                                  Kamuran Mus  4 days back

                                                  Now we need a legit Key vs peel!

                                                  • Ethan Webster
                                                    Ethan Webster  5 days back

                                                    Jesus these two ripped each other apart...

                                                    • SonofRiggnarok
                                                      SonofRiggnarok  5 days back

                                                      "So Cassius wants to talk about cashing checks. I'll school you through your bug spray, off your Broadway play, over the Japanese dude sitting on your face!"

                                                      • Heel Orestis
                                                        Heel Orestis  5 days back

                                                        "I'll leave you like Liston
                                                        Flat on your ass" what a badass thing to say

                                                        • andyjay729
                                                          andyjay729  5 days back

                                                          Tom Brady vs. Joe Namath vs. Joe Montana vs. John Elway

                                                          • 53A17 E
                                                            53A17 E  5 days back

                                                            “Used to float like a butterfly. Sting like a bee. Now you double dribble balls that nobody can see.”


                                                            • Kallypaso
                                                              Kallypaso  5 days back

                                                              This was a GOOD ONE

                                                              • angel max
                                                                angel max  5 days back

                                                                Ali always wins in my book. He is the greatest

                                                                • prazertv
                                                                  prazertv  5 days back

                                                                  Both had bars! I give it a tie.

                                                                  • CyberEndBrandon /TheHakuryu

                                                                    Both guys absolutely killed it. This is one of my favorite ERBs

                                                                    • Bradley Embrey
                                                                      Bradley Embrey  5 days back

                                                                      George Foreman lost that fight btw😂

                                                                      • Jimmie Farley
                                                                        Jimmie Farley  6 days back

                                                                        Winner : Jordan

                                                                        • RageGaming
                                                                          RageGaming  6 days back

                                                                          I didn't understand what he meant by "now you double dribble balls that nobody can see"

                                                                          • 53A17 E
                                                                            53A17 E  5 days back

                                                                            RageGaming Muhammad Ali’s hands shook because he had Parkinson’s disease. When he held his hands out it looked like he was dribbling

                                                                        • Nicole Behdad
                                                                          Nicole Behdad  6 days back

                                                                          WTH where’s the “you stay at the ritz cuz you sold out to crackers” line in the comments?? That was the best!!

                                                                          • spicymusicman
                                                                            spicymusicman  3 days back

                                                                            Where is "Your whole basketball career turned whack, when you came back a wizard like Gandalf the black

                                                                        • Jake Marsh
                                                                          Jake Marsh  6 days back

                                                                          Imagine nice Peter actually looked like that.

                                                                        • PFB Plays
                                                                          PFB Plays  6 days back

                                                                          1:10 is my favorite verse in this whole battle, I don’t know why

                                                                          • Der Wolf Gaming
                                                                            Der Wolf Gaming  6 days back

                                                                            I watched Space Jam. It's was actually pretty good since I'm not that big of a fan of half animated movies. I'm pretty picky when it comes to them.

                                                                            • Justin Coleman
                                                                              Justin Coleman  6 days back

                                                                              This is still my favorite ERB of all time. The fast-paced energy sets a great tone, every single lyric is great, and of course Key and Peele are both excellent.

                                                                              • Dylan Quamme
                                                                                Dylan Quamme  7 days back

                                                                                K and p

                                                                                • Jerry devil dog666
                                                                                  Jerry devil dog666  7 days back


                                                                                  • siggy the wizard
                                                                                    siggy the wizard  7 days back

                                                                                    Space jam is like mahamad never be forgotten

                                                                                    • Ian Womack
                                                                                      Ian Womack  1 weeks back

                                                                                      i think god won because his glory is forever

                                                                                      • Samuel Currey
                                                                                        Samuel Currey  1 weeks back

                                                                                        Looking back this is my new fav. Can we get a MJ vs Lebron then throw in other goats like wilt chamberlain, Kobe, etc. y’all have trump in multiple battles so why not the goat mj? Just an idea.

                                                                                        • Jasmine Brooke
                                                                                          Jasmine Brooke  1 weeks back

                                                                                          Is Keegan Michael-Key really that tall?