Goku, Superman Face Off in Epic Rap Battle Series

How many times will they rewrite the superhero's story?

YouTube publisher ERB is back with another showdown, and this time it's between one of DC Comics' leading superheroes and one of manga's famed protagonists.

Goku vs. Superman has got to be one of the nerdiest rap-offs ever created for the Epic Rap Battles of History series—and that's saying a lot considering other matchups have included Steve Jobs vs. Bill Gates as well as Master Chief (from Halo) vs. Leonidas (from 300). The Goku vs. Superman clip has been viewed more than 11.6 million times since it was uploaded May 19.

Andy Samberg’s comedy troupe The Lonely Island grabbed two spots on this week's top 10 list for heart-stopping track When Will the Bass Drop? (featuring Lil Jon) and anti-gentleman anthem Hugs (featuring Pharrell). The clips have been viewed 7 million and 1.7 million times respectively since they were uploaded May 17.

Check out the rest of this week’s top 10 videos, courtesy of VidIQ:

NOTE: Adweek’s VideoWatch Chart, powered by VidIQ, reveals the Top 10 Branded Web Videos on YouTube every week. The chart tracks more than just pure views, as VidIQ incorporates sharing data from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, among other data sources in an effort to measure true engagement. Every video is also ranked with VidIQ’s proprietary Score which helps judge the likelihood of a video being promoted in YouTube Related Videos, Search and Recommended Videos.

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