A biopic about Gucci Mane is in the works as Paramount Pictures and Imagine Entertainment acquired the rights to the Atlanta rapper's The Autobiography of Gucci Mane.
Paramount also retained the life rights to Mane's story,
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Gucci Mane Biopic Based on Rapper's Memoir in the Works
Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett went toe-to-toe with one of his idols, former UFO and Scorpions guitar player Michael Schenker, on the latter's new song. On "Heart and Soul," which will appear on Schenker's upcoming LP,
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Hear Metallica's Kirk Hammett Play Ripping Solo on New Michael Schenker Song
Since November 2017, hip-hop icon and business mogul Russell Simmons has been accused of more than a dozen cases of sexual assault or sexual misconduct. Simmons has responded by admitting "inappropriate conduct" in some instances, "apologiz[ing] for the instances of thoughtlessness in my relationships with women," stepping away from his business interests and converting his "studio for yogic
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Russell Simmons Sexual Assault Allegations: A Timeline
Noah Cyrus released her first new song of 2018, the catchy kiss-off "We Are…" featuring MØ. Cyrus is set to release her debut album NC-17 this year.
Similar to a few of her past singles, Cyrus aims towards anthemic reflections on her generation. This single has a bit of a more melancholy twist: "These days we only follow/ These days we're feeling hollow/ 'Get paid' the only motto/
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Hear Noah Cyrus' Gloomy New Song With Mo, 'We Are...'
Various Artists, Black Panther: The Album
The Kendrick Lamar-helmed soundtrack to Marvel Studios' latest blockbuster features K-Dot collaborations with SZA, Travis Scott and The Weeknd, as well as appearances by Khalid, 2 Chainz,
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: 10 New Albums to Stream Now: 'Black Panther,' MGMT and More Rolling Stone Editors' Picks
Rap music's journey from the South Bronx to the top of the charts is the focus of Word Is Bond, an upcoming Showtime documentary that examines "the transformative power of lyrics in the world of hip-hop."
The Sacha Jenkins-directed film features interviews with rappers like Nas, Rakim, Big Daddy Kane, Jadakiss, Tech N9ne, Rapsody and Anderson Paak, who talks about his influences
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: See Anderson Paak Talk Influences in 'Word Is Bond' Preview
So much has come to pass in the 15 years since Dashboard Confessional propelled his strummy perpetually wounded boyhood drama to its Gold-record apex. Emo is now the province of Soundcloud rappers, righteous girls, and Drake.
Chris Carrabba made his name at the tail-end of the Nineties singing (and shrieking) about winning (and losing) a girl, and now he returns with Crooked
This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Review: Dashboard Confessional, Emo Icon, Makes Stadium-Size Return