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The Inaugural Roger Clinton Sh*ttiest Celebrity Brothers Power Rankings

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For Roger Clinton's birthday, we honor some other terrible brothers of celebrities who have made names for themselves in recent years.

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Andre 3000 Is Jimi Hendrix In The Trailer For ‘All Is By My Side’

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Andre 3000 channels Jimi Hendrix for the biopic 'All Is By My Side'

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Here Are The First Clips Of Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix In ‘All Is By My Side’

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The first two clips from 'All Is By My Side' reveal Andre 3000's portrayal of Jimi Hendrix in the early days of his career.

Music

‘Just Call Me Helium': Jimi Hendrix’s Final Interview Gets Animated Beautifully

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"If things get too heavy, just call me helium, the lightest known gas to man."

MUSIC BIOPICS

Leonardo DiCaprio As Jimi Hendrix? Keeping Track Of The Many Music Biopics.

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With so many music biopics set to come out, we thought you could use a rundown so you don't think Amy Adams is playing James Brown.

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Jimi Hendrix Would Be Proud Of Janelle Monáe’s ‘Little Wing’ Cover With The Roots

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Janelle Monáe and the Roots covered Jimi Hendrix's "Little Wing" on "Fallon" last night.

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What? Seven Brand New Jimi Hendrix Songs Will Debut During An Episode Of 'Hawaii Five-0'? Why?

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In news that will never make sense to me, seven brand new Jimi Hendrix songs will be premiered during an episode of CBS's "Hawaii Five-0" reboot.

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7 Amazing Musical Moments That Never Happened Because Of Death

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John Lennon's worldwide tour, Left Eye recording with David Bowie, and other moments in music history that never happened because of death.

MUSICIAN BIOPICS

Jimi Hendrix Jormp-Jomp Biopic to Use Cover Songs

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A while back I told you about that <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/05/jimi-hendrix-biopic-starring-andre-3000-might-go-the-jackie-jormp-jomp-route" target="_blank">Jimi Hendrix biopic starring Andre 3000</a>, All is By My Side, directed by <a href="http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0725983/#writer" target="_blank">John Ridley</a>, the interesting thing about which was that the Hendrix estate wasn't giving the filmmakers permission to use any of Jimi Hendrix's music - much like Jenna's fictional Janis Joplin biopic on 30 Rock, Jackie Jormp-Jomp.

UNAUTHORIZED BIOPICS

Jimi Hendrix biopic starring Andre 3000 might get Jackie Jormp-Jomp'd

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God bless 30 Rock for creating Jackie Jormp-Jomp as an easy shorthand for musician biopics without the participation of that person's estate.

TV/Movies

PoV: Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix

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Even though Jimi Hendrix's family r<a href="http://hiphopwired.com/2012/05/10/jimi-hendrix-biopic-with-andre-3000-has-been-halted-by-guitarists-family/">reportedly halted production</a>, the filming of the famed musician's biopic still looks to be ongoing gauging by these newly released photos of Andre 3000 in full garb on the set in Ireland.

SMOKE BREAK

PoV: Just Jimi, The Stage & His Guitar

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Not long ago, probably two or three days following <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/07/back-to-black-singer-amy-winehouse-found-dead-in-london">Amy Winehouse's death</a>, my grandmother called me.

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Emilio Sparks Feat. The Real Pack – “Chicks, Kicks & Porno Flicks” Video

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The leadoff track for <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/emilio-sparks">Brother Sparks'</a> charitable contribution to Hip-Hop is live and direct for your eyes as well as your eardrums.

Music

Lupe Fiasco – “Fire”

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Let me find out sampling Jimi Hendrix is the new trend for rappers in 2K10.

SMOKE BREAK

Fat Joe – “Hey Joe” Video

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There is a demon possessed man wearing a Fat Joe suit spewing vex and venom on this track.


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