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‘The Music Man’ gets an unlikely rap cover from Hugh Jackman and friends
One Music Man? Try three.
Speaking about his own beginnings in musical theater, he reminisced about auditioning for The Music Man, a show he figured every school probably put on. But the problem with performing it nowadays is that it’s terribly outdated.
He’s already demonstrated that he knows all the words to “Rock Island,” the musical’s opening number, but to add some modern spice, he got LL Cool J and T.I. to turn it into a rap with him. Regardless of how you feel about the result, the transformation itself is actually pretty ingenious.
If there’s ever going to be an updated movie version of The Music Man, Hollywood just might have its stars.
Michelle Jaworski is a staff writer and the resident Game of Thrones expert at the Daily Dot. She covers entertainment, geek culture, and pop culture and has brought her knowledge to conventions like Con of Thrones. She is based in New Jersey.