Alicia Keys and Kendrick Lamarrecently joined forces with Pharrell Williams and created the new theme song "It's On Again" for the upcoming film The Amazing Spider-Man 2, opening Friday (May 2), starring Andrew Garfield as Spider-Man and Jamie Foxx and Dane DeHaan as his arch nemeses Electro and Green Goblin, respectively.
Over the years, many music stars have created songs inspired by some of your favorite superheroes and villains, while a few have even taken on the characters as their alter egos. Read on for a look at several hits inspired by Marvel and DC Comics as well as a few mutants who've saved the world. ― Michael Harris (@IceBlueVA)
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