Friel Conner (Andy Samberg) is seen as a prodigy within the music world and type a rap group referred to as The Model Boyz with two childhood associates, Lawrence (Akiva Schaffer) and Owen (Jorma Taccone). They take pleasure in a speedy fame within the music trade and have come to encourage plenty of musicians. Nonetheless, when it isn’t acknowledged benefit for a play written by him, Lawrence decides to go away the band.
After the breakup, Conner solo music profession continues and takes his stage identify “Conner4Real” and helps DJ Owen. Connor’s debut album, “Thriller, Additionally” straight attain primary within the music charts, and his fame is rising. In 2015, he launches a brand new album, “Connquest” receiving, nevertheless, destructive opinions, particularly as a result of he used plenty of producers. With gross sales surprisingly small Conner’s supervisor, Harry (Tim Meadows) suggests to begin a event sponsored by an electronics agency.
Conner begins his tour, however his performances don’t deliver sufficient followers as they anticipated. Harry suggests to rent a hip-hop artist generally known as the Hungry Hunter (Chris Redd) to open the exhibits and ticket gross sales start to develop. Conner then start so as to add new parts to its performances, together with a robotic masks for Owen or a trick on the stage in seconds altering garments behind a curtain. He additionally reveals its relationship with an actress named Ashley Wednesday (Imogen Poots).