He was saved by a surprising song.
How an idea and single song brought rock and rap together
The collection now gets to see the light of day again as part of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Rick Rubin has delved into his past, reflecting on some of the most important tracks throughout his career.
And it’s about time.
“Just go to school, don’t be a fool, don’t mess with drugs or thugs and you’ll be cool. Word.”
Reindeers and snowflakes and candy canes and The Knife and Frightened Rabbit and Iggy Pop and Bad Religion….