In December 2001, Big Country frontman Stuart Adamson committed suicide, a tragedy that seemingly marked the end of the Scottish rock band's prolific career. The members of the group, best known for "In a Big Country" off 1983's "The Crossing," went back to their lives, taking up day jobs and studio work with the unspoken assumption that Big Country was finished.
The three members of Paramore-singer Hayley Williams, guitarist Taylor York and bassist Jeremy Davis--are gathered around a long table in a conference room on the fifth floor of Los Angeles' Orlando Hotel.
Wavves is slumped on a couch in the darkened living room of Williams' house in the Eagle Rock neighborhood of Los Angeles, sporadically taking bong hits and attempting to answer questions about their band Wavves' new album, "Afraid of Heights."
Nick Cannon will portray former drug kingpin “Freeway” Rick Ross in an upcoming film. Cannon appeared alongside Ross in a YouTube video posted to Ross’ Facebook page on Monday to announce the biopic. Director and screenwriter Nick Cassavetes is set to pen the script, according to the post.