News broke yesterday that Jay Z, Will Smith, and megastar DJ Calvin Harris are currently developing an HBO original comedy series about electronic music called Higher. The show will be written by Irvine Welsh of Trainspotting fame with Harris likely featured as the main character for the series.
Considering Jay Z's huge influence in rap, it will be interesting to see if the show can translate that influence to the EDM scene. Our friends over at Do Androids Dance investigate this possibility, with a list of pros and cons that highlight Hov's chances of turning Higher into a successful series. Could Jay Z pull off an EDM show? Click the link below to find out.