"If They Lived" Part 2: more thoughts on the hypothetical work of great artists that passed away too soon…
Kurt Cobain -
2013 - appears in PSA with Winona Ryder encouraging Generation Xers to begin taking retirement savings seriously.
Notorious B.I.G. -
2008 - VH1 premieres season 1 of “One Biggie Family” showing that there’s nothing more “Gangster” than dealing with rebellious teenage daughters.
John Lennon -
1985 - records first hip-hop influenced song, “Imagine ‘85” with 64-bar guest verses from Kurtis Blow and Kool Moe Dee. Wears “psychedelic” tie-dyed Kangol hat in video.
2005 - romance with Yasmine Bleeth on “The Surreal Life” boosts sales of recent DVD “Jim Morrison’s Doors Live at the Hard Rock Vegas” past sales of “Ray Manzarek Presents the Music of the Doors featuring vocalist Glen Danzig Live at the House of Blues Anaheim.”