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Millions know their music, but few know their names. In his compelling new network series CRANK!,​Go Go front man Shorty Corleone shines a spotlight on the untold true story of the rise, fall, & resurrection of Go Go music , The inspiration and rhythm behind some of the greatest music from EDM to Hip Hop. Triumphant and heartbreaking at many turns, the series is both a tribute to the unsung bands who added funk and style to popular music, and a reflection on the conflicts, sacrifices and lost rewards of a career spent in the backround.

These gifted musicians span a range of styles, genres, and eras of popular music, but each has a uniquely fascinating and personal story to share of life spent in the shadows of superstardom. Along with rare archival footage and a peerless soundtrack, CRANK!​boasts candid interviews with legendary pioneers like Big Tony, James Funk, Marion Barry, and Chuck Brown to name just a few, for the 1st time ever.


Despite it’s challenges, this infectious brand of music has inspired the grooves of hit makers such as Beyonce’, Jay­Z, Amarie, Ashanti, Jill Scott, Wale, and many more world­f amous figures. No longer the ‘house band to hip hop’, CRANK!​exposes Go Go’s diverse array of artists whose lives and stories take center stage in this new series heading to network TV this summer 2018.

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