Wale To Be Featured In UK Ballet With Boy George, The Kills and Others
(AllHipHop News) United States rap star Wale has been tapped to be featured in a groundbreaking production by the Royal Ballet in the United Kingdom.
Wale will be joined by pop singers like Boy George, The Kills, Johnathan Pierce of The Drums and Allison Mosshart, who will take part in the ballet "Carbon Life."
Producer Mark Ronson teamed with producer Andrew Wyatt of Swedish pop band Miike Snow, to write nine songs for the ballet, which is being choreographed by Wayne McGregor of the Royal Ballet and orchestrated by Rufus Wainwright.
Over 18 dancers will be featured on the stage of the Royal Opera House, in what has been labeled a "one of a kind" production.
According to reports, "Carbon Life" is being produced in an attempt to reshape the Royal Ballets's image.
"Carbon Life" is slated to open in April.