Hip Hop Evolution

  • 2016
  • TV Show
  • None

A four-part tutorial on the origins of hip-hop in 1970s New York City and how it developed over the next two decades features interviews with legendary MCs and rappers; and visits to iconic landmarks and neighborhoods.

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  • Premiered: September 4, 2016
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A four-part tutorial on the origins of hip-hop in 1970s New York City and how it developed over the next two decades features interviews with legendary MCs and rappers; and visits to iconic landmarks and neighborhoods. (more)

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