Theatre critics are in uproar today after it emerged that an American rapper has been credited with co-authoring Shakespeare’s plays.
‘It’s an art form, what I do’, he told reporters. ‘For years I’ve been talking over other people’s songs, and getting half the royalties. One day my manager asked me if I could hum. I was like, ‘yeah, man, who can’t hum?’ And then he got me humming over the top of Shakespeare’s, like, plays. Now they’re half mine – I’m part of the creative team, cos of what I done. Awesome’.
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Posted: Feb 27th, 2014
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