YouTube has released the first trailer for the highly-anticipated music documentary G FUNK, which recounts the untold story of hip-hops most iconic subgenre through Warren G. G FUNK explores the sounds origination and lasting impact on music and culture. The film also chronicles Warren Gs journey with Snoop Dogg and Nate Dogg during the early 90s, as they rose to international fame while he returned to Long Beach, California without a record deal. The G FUNK documentary will premiere exclusively on YouTube Premium on July 11, 2018.
“When you’re making magic, sometimes the ingredients don’t come with instructions” – Snoop Dogg Let’s go back to the early days of G Funk – a new YouTube Originals Documentary that explores hip-hop’s most iconic and influential sound through the story of 213 (Warren G, Snoop Dogg, and Nate Dogg).
G FUNK features never-before-seen footage and interviews with Warren G, Snoop Dogg, Chuck D, Ice Cube, Ice T, Too Short, The D.O.C., Wiz Khalifa and others who detail Warren Gs (aka The Regulator) story and the impact of g-funk on pop culture.
Music video by Warren G performing Regulate. (C) 1994 The Island Def Jam Music Group
In his full-length directorial debut, 24-year-old director Karam Gill brings G FUNK to life with a unique approach to this creative artform. Matt Carpenter serves as an executive producer alongside producers Gary Ousdahl, Rafael Chavez, Bob Ruggeri and Warren G. This film is produced by G Funk Productions, Chavez Bros. Productions, and Omega Point Films.