Luke Cage showrunner Cheo Coker has been revealing the episode titles for the upcoming Netflix series on a weekly basis. The upcoming Marvel show is promising to have a hip-hop slant including musical numbers performed on the show. Each episode title will be based off of a song by legendary hip-hop group Gang Starr.
The first four episodes titles are:
- Moment of Truth
- Code of The Streets
- Who’s Gonna Take The Weight?
- Step In The Arena
- Just To Get A Rep
Coker just tweeted the title for the 6th episode:
SIX: Suckas Need Bodyguards.
— Cheo Hodari Coker (@cheo_coker) August 8, 2016
Episode 6 will be “Suckas Need Bodyguards” based off of Gang Starr’s Hard to Earn album from 1994. The title “Code of the Streets” (episode 2) is also from the Hard to Earn album.
After a sabotaged experiment leaves him with super strength and unbreakable skin, Luke Cage (Mike Colter) becomes a fugitive who attempts to rebuild his life in modern day Harlem, New York City. But soon he is pulled out of the shadows and must fight a battle for the heart of his city – forcing him to confront a past he had tried to bury.
Luke Cage will be released on Netflix September 30, 2016