In this Feb. 6, 2015 file picture, Russell Simmons presents the Vanguard Award on phase in the 46th NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena, Calif. Simmons stated Thursday, March 19, 2015, that The situation will feature a initial tale written by writer and hip-hop historian Dan Charnas and aims to premiere in nyc in belated 2016. (Picture by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
MARK KENNEDY, AP Drama Journalist
NYC (AP) вЂ” Music mogul Russell Simmons is creating a whole new phase musical which will commemorate three generations of hip-hop, from Run DMC to Kanye western.
Simmons stated Thursday that вЂњThe ScenarioвЂќ will feature a initial tale written by writer and hip-hop historian Dan Charnas, composer of вЂњThe Big Payback: the real history for the company of Hip-Hop.вЂќ HeвЂ™s planning to premiere it in new york in belated 2016.