This biographical film was greatly regarded by many movie critics and at this time, the film has an approval rating of 100% from the Rotten Tomatoes critics. 2. Lust for Life (1956) This biopic titled Lust for Life was Vincent Van Gough which was directed by Vincente Minelli. This film focuses on Van Gough’s relationship with his brother Theo who was his art dealer. Vincent Van Gough’s role was played by Kirk Douglas and the role of his brother was played by James Donald.
The lyrics are about rival gang life on the streets and is depicted in a music video showing two gangs fighting over gang territory through music and dance much like the musical “West Side Story” from a begone era. The choreography of the dancers introduced Jackson’s trademark and went to win numerous awards. The distinctive guitar solo part was played by Eddie Van Halen the lead guitarist of the hard rock band Van Halen. This blazing solo lasts all of twenty seconds, but shows the different memorial units that went into making this
Muhammad Ali also known as “The Greatest” was an african american boxer in the 1960s. He was mostly known for how amazing of a boxer he was but even more so for what he did outside of the ring. Many people saw Ali as a controversial figure and others saw him as a hero. On January 17, 1942 in Louisville Kentucky Cassius Clay was born. He would grow up to be one of the most infamous boxers in history.
Kendrick Lamar managed to follow the footsteps of these musicians and create impressive contemporary protest songs. He is the undisputed “king” of present-day Hip Hop, influencing generations from younger to older all around world. “To Pimp a Butterfly” is Kendrick’s third studio album which was a Grammy winner for the best rap album in 2016. Also he won seven Grammy
Jamaica was a going through a crisis in the 1970s because political tensions exploded. During this time one of the bet reggae singers, Bob Marley, was emerging as one of the best and most iconic artists in the world. Once Bob Marley was emerging as the best, a notorious gang leader Josey Wales had a plan to assassinate him. This plan failed, however, Bob Marley was shot in the chest but it was not fatal. This all occurred two days before The Peace Concert Marley had setup that was going to be free and politics free to help relieve the tensions.
Jack the City History is fraught with serial killers that committed unbelievable crimes. One of the most celebrated and commercialized is called Jack The Riper. Jack the Ripper is not the most notorious, successful or the first serial killer the world saw. Yet a lot of people consider him to be the godfather of the whole concept of serial killers. One of those killers, who easily outran Jack the Ripper is Herman Webster Mudgett, better known as H. H. Holmes, who bought and renovated a building in Chicago thus transforming it into a hotel where he killed foreigners, mainly women but also men and children during the World 's Columbian Exposition in 1893.
On the streets, everyone still knew me as Lil’ Roze, or even my new street name, K.A.S.H: King, assassin, scholar, hitman. I tried to live up to that name’s meaning through my lyrics, slaying MCs in hip-hop ciphers. We all had crazy rap names like that, and we would throw them around in heated rap battles. My big bro Luechy and I were considered the two best rappers on our block. Other legendary rappers at Robeson were Travie, Tray B, Tate Da Great, Glenn, and Harold G. During a lunchroom rap battle, we got a lot of attention from other students and teachers that were securing the lunchroom making sure we weren’t doing anything illegal, but the best rap battles were held after school.
So in 1980 he and two others started a group called CIA. Ice Cube soon caught the attention of Dr. Dre a slowly rising rapper and music producer. Ice Cube left the CIA music group and joined N.W.A with Dr Dre, DJ Yella, Eazy-E, and MC Ren. The group's second album straight Outta Compton rocketed the rappers to fame. Ice Cube is considered one of hip-hop's best and most controversial artist.
Despite this, he is considered by many to be the greatest WWE Superstar of all time. This is because he has managed to capture the hearts and minds of wrestling fans all around the world for more than 25 years, and will likely continue to do so until he decides to hang up his boots and enjoy his well-deserved retirement. A large part of The Undertaker’s success is his character and his dedication to it. He is an old school guy and probably the final wrestler in the business who tries to keep kayfabe while not in the ring. You won’t find him on Twitter, Facebook, or YouTube, and if you happen across him on the street, you’re likely to have a hard time getting him to agree to a photograph.
Described by the New York Times as "the most influential artist in the second half of the twentieth century." Music critic Roger Stevens that describe the famous album Exodus as "the album of the century." Said by the head of Amnesty International's Jack Healy: "wherever you go, Bob Marley found a symbol of freedom." As its producer Chris Blackwell said: "I was Bob Marley, at one time, was responsible for feeding nearly 4,000 poor in Jamaica. Many critics saw as just someone who has long hair and smoking hashish, but that's not what he saw critics younger who described Marley of commander
The west coast having people like Tupac, Snoop Dogg, and Dr.Dre and the east had Biggie. The rivalry was mainly between Bad Boy records from the East and Death Row records from the West. Tupac Shakur and Biggie would both get shot and killed during this time. Even after the 90’s was over hip-hop is still one of the most popular types of music in the world. ( Robinson, Ruth.
Black Mass, the Johnny Depp fronted biopic about the life of notorious Boston gangster Whitey Bulger, has been one of the big successes of the fall season so far. It opened strong at the box office, raking in a$31 million in its first week, and has put Depp in serious conversation for the best actor trophy at next year 's Academy Awards. The movie is clearly a bonafide success, but how different would Bulger 's story be if Matt Damon and Ben Affleck were the ones who told it? The pair have long and storied ties with the city of Boston; so it would make sense for them to try and tackle the life of one of its most infamous citizens. Rumors of a Damon-Affleck produced Bulger film have swirled around Hollywood circles for years, but so far nothing has materialized.
Chancelor Bennett, better known as Chance the Rapper, has made a sudden appearance in the world of rap since 2012 when he released his first album “10 Day”. Since then, Chance the Rapper has gained popularity with his albums “Acid Rap” in 2013, and most recently “Coloring Book” in 2016. Chance the Rapper is known for his quirky and free-flowing raps about things that are important to him, like his native city of Chicago, freedom, or even his faith. His creative process to make genius raps sometimes take weird directions and fully understanding how this artist makes music is very amazing. In Malcolm Gladwell’s podcast “Hallelujah” , Gladwell describes how certain genius creations can take different pathways to perfection.
2Pac suspected Biggie of setting him up and he had his reasons for it. At the time, they were the 2 most popular rappers in the United States, doing the biggest numbers regarding record sales. Tupac probably thought that Biggie arranged an assassination attempt for him in order to eliminate him and then claim the throne of the biggest rapper in the US. Right after the shooting 2Pac went to prison and the moment he was released he started consciously attacking Biggie in any way he could. This included making the famous diss record Hit em Up, where he completely demolished his
Rapper Famous Dex is a well known Chicago rapper . He has had many collaborations like , Rich the Kid,Lil Yachty,Trill Sammy and Ugly God . Coming from a struggling south side Chicago neighborhood , Englewood . He managed to fight his way through all the poverty ,violence, and murder . He didn’t have his father in his life that much after serving in the military and being sentenced for some time due to gang activity relations .