Hip Hop


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Rubble Kings

Rubble Kings

How hip-hop helped end the high level of gang violence in New York during the 1960s-70s.

The Hip Hop World News

The Hip Hop World News

Rapper Rodney P shows what the world looks like when seen through the lens of hip-hop.

Hip Hop at the BBC

Hip Hop at the BBC

With the Sugarhill Gang, Run DMC, LL Cool J, Ice T, Fugees, Dizzee Rascal, Jay-Z and more.

The Great Hip Hop Hoax

6. Storyville: 2013-2014, The Great Hip Hop Hoax

How two lads from Dundee duped the record industry and nearly destroyed themselves.

Irish Rappers Revealed

Irish Rappers Revealed

How Ireland's economic recession has caused a boom in the genre of Irish rap.

Public Enemy: Prophets of Rage

4. Black Music Legends of the 1980s: Public Enemy: Prophets of Rage

How Public Enemy sold millions preaching pro-black politics to fans of all races.

The Streets & Queens of the Stone Age

Glastonbury: 2011, The Streets & Queens of the Stone Age

Mike Skinner's The Streets and Josh Homme's Queens of the Stone Age take to the stage.

Jessie J & Tinie Tempah

Glastonbury: 2011, Jessie J & Tinie Tempah

Fearne Cotton and Reggie Yates introduce live performances by Jessie J and Tinie Tempah.