Birdmans Cash Money Records documentary has been released. Before Anythang: The Cash Money Story is available now on Apple Music following months delays.
The project was originally announced in August 2016 and was scheduled to drop in the fall. That release date was then pushed back to May 12, 2017, which also came to pass with no film. No updates about the documentary emerged until last week when a new trailer for the film was uploaded online.
Before Anythang is the first production by Cash Money Films, the film imprint Cash Money Records. The movie, which is narrated by Birdman, documents his life and provides insight into how his powerhouse label was created.
This in-depth documentary explores the journey one the most successful rap label owners and entrepreneurs in modern music history, a press release for the film reads. From the death his mother when he was a small child to learning how to hustle at the feet his father; from the streets New Orleans to traveling the world, Bryan Williams] created the world he envisioned as a boy. His is the great American success story. From humble beginnings emerges the legend, this is the story how it all began.
Watch Before Anythang exclusively on Apple Music here.