Musical groups crossing over with comics is a thing and Valiant’s entry into this new sub-genre is Shadowman/Rae Sremmurd #1. When Slim Jxmmi and Swae Lee head to New Orleans they run into a little bit more than they were expecting. As it happens, we have some unlettered preview pages of the comic’s art by Renato Guedes.
Valiant is proud to present your first look at the dazzling, fully painted artwork for SHADOWMAN/RAE SREMMURD #1 – the MUST-READ comics crossover Of 2017, colliding the multi-platinum hip-hop superstars behind the worldwide hit “Black Beatles” with New Orleans’ mysterious voodoo-powered guardian, Shadowman!
In comic shops everywhere on October 4th – just in time for Halloween – join rising star Eliot Rahal (BLOODSHOT’S DAY OFF) and sensational artist Renato Guedes (Wolverine) as they chart Rae Sremmurd’s path from obscurity in Tupelo, Mississippi towards fame and fortune in the Big Easy…and through an inescapable confrontation at the crossroads of life and death alongside one of Valiant’s most indelible superhero icons!
Before they were dominating the music charts and selling out stages worldwide, Slim Jxmmi and Swae Lee were just a pair of talented, but otherwise ordinary, brothers…until a twist of fate delivered them fame and wealth beyond their wildest imagination. Now, years later as hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd, the brothers are bound for New Orleans…and an otherworldly encounter with the supernatural guardian called Shadowman, the lone line of the defense between our world and the Deadside that lies beyond… keep reading