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Willis Levon Petrie in Death of a B-Boy

Death of a B-Boy

2006 NR

Director Willis Levon Petrie's portrait of struggle within the cutthroat world of the music business centers on MC Fabian Lang (Fabian), a mega-talented rapper forced to ghost write mainstream songs for lesser artists when his own career goes bust. As the powers that be continue to pressure him to compromise his integrity, Fabian finds it harder and harder to hang on to the fading promise of his lifelong dreams.