He appears on another track, this time as part of chart-topping viral sensations Post Malone . ‘Candy Paint’ is all rumbling bass drops and sinister keyboard drones, setting the scene nicely for any motor-racing-themed skulduggery Vin Diesel gets up to on screen.
Speeding onto cinema screens this week is Fast & Furious 8 – the latest entry in the blockbuster Fast & Furious series of motoring-based action thrillers. In it, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Vin Diesel reprise their roles as macho petrol heads stood between us and the baddies bent on global destruction. There’s submarines, ‘zombie’ sports cars, The Rock punching a missile and a killer soundtrack to boot. In fact, some of hip-hop’s biggest names wrote new tunes exclusively for the film. Here are eight of the most explosive that match the action on-screen.