Many rappers disappear off the face of the Earth for years at a time, and come back to find that the game has changed, like Pacino in Serpico. Outkast suffered a lackluster reception for their reunion show at Coachella this year, but here are 8 who made strong comebacks:
Wiz signed with Warner Bros back in 2006, but WB had trouble figuring out how to promote him. Wiz left in the label soon after and then struck gold on the mixtape and soon dropped Black & Yellow.
Outkast had a rough time playing lyrically dense tracks to a young, electronic dance music-hungry crowd, but not all comebacks have been so difficult. Here are eight of the hottest comebacks in the history of the rap game.