Joaquin Phoenix’s Rap Roots Revealed


Still trying to piece together Joaquin Phoenix's de-evolution from well-respected actor into dubious hip-hop artist? Some clues may lie in this brief scene from the new movie Two Lovers, in which Phoenix attempts to serenade a clearly bewildered Gwyneth Paltrow with a freestyle rap that includes the line "You want to bring it on? / 'Cause I'll blow up your face like Louis Armstrong." [The Playlist]