The Gaslight Anthem's Brian Fallon will release his solo debut, Painkillers, in early 2016. The album was produced by Butch Walker.
Rick Ross will release his eighth album, Black Matter, in December.
The 1975 announced that they will release their sophomore album, I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It, in February.
Is a character in the upcoming Star Wars film, The Force Awakens, inspired by Beastie Boys? Apparently that is the case with the character Ello Asty which takes it's name from the trio's album, Hello Nasty. Thanks to the internet, one fan spotted that the words: "Born to Ill" are written on the character's helmet after being spotted in a photo.
Rihanna will call her new album, ANTI and has released the artwork to the LP. No tracklisting nor release date has been released. Take a look at the cover, below:#forceawakens character Ello Asty named after a Beastie Boys album! His helmet says Born To Ill in Aurebesh. pic.twitter.com/q5jYP58E6f— Mark (@Markvasquez27) October 3, 2015