Documentaries about musicians weren’t as prevalent in the past as they are today. From The King talking about Elvis Presley to What Happened, Miss Simone? Chronicling the music and life of the late Nina Simone, many thought-provoking documentaries have been made in the recent past. If gaining insight about your favorite musicians catches your fancy, then you are lucky because, in this article, we will talk about 10 of the best music documentaries ever made:
10. “Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten” (2007)
Julien Temple’s The Future is Unwritten about Clash’s Joe Strummer, is just as compromising as the band itself. The film features never-seen-before footage of a young Strummer trying his luck with his guitar.
It also elucidates how through his music, he (and the band) became the advocate(s) for the dissatisfied British youth. In addition to shedding light on the band’s journey to greatness, it focuses intensely on Strummer’s rise from a nobody to a youth-favorite.