"Chris Rock: Tamborine" is now streaming on Netflix. "So, now you have new, but you have a bad new", he says. As previously mentioned, this is Rock's first comedy special since Kill the Messenger which aired back in 2008.
Rock divorced in 2016 and decides to open up about it, or else just get out in front of the salacious details before they become gossip. There's no doubt Tamborine will be joining the list of the best stand-up comedy specials on Netflix. His feature acting credits include the "Grown Ups" and "Madagascar" franchises, "Head of State", "Nurse Betty", "CB4", "Death at a Funeral", "I Think I Love My Wife", "2 Days in New York", "Dogma" and "New Jack City". She's never the same again. I wasn't a good husband. "I didn't play the tambourine". "It's my fault, because I'm a f-cking asshole". "Some of these lessons you've just got to learn". And you need is a flawless porn cocktail to get you off. Relationships are like a band, he says, and "sometimes you sing lead, and sometimes you're on tambourine". You develop sexual autism. "And then you know what happens?" "I didn't listen, I wasn't kind". I thought, "I pay for everything, I can do what I want".
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Chris also admitted a previous addiction to pornography, saying "When you start watching porn, any porn will do".
After opening with a somewhat perfunctory bit on police brutality and gun control, Rock pivots to the subject that's been keeping him so busy: "I've been trying to raise some kids". I'd go on the road, end up sleeping with three different women.