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Zen and the Art of Megastar Maintenance

Rick Rubin shows his Buddha side in new short film

By percy thrillington Jan 7, 2013 4:36PM
One word that may not lead immediately to mind when you think of the man who produced major hit records for artists as diverse as Slayer, Jay-Z, Johnny Cash and the Beastie Boys is "serene." However, in a new short film produced by Nowness (the "editorially independent website of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world’s leading luxury group," ahem), super-impressario Rick Rubin reveals the degree to which the principles of meditation and harmony with nature have informed his uniquely successful career as a hitmaker.

You can view the film and others in the series here.