Each episode of this new documentary series focuses on a groundbreaking song pivotal to the evolution of American music and culture. From the early hip-hop battles to verses that sparked hope and inspired change, watch artists deconstruct their composition, revisit the impact the song had on them personally, and dissect the socio-economic and cultural conditions that inspired the landmark work and gave voice to a generation.
Hip-hop -- Social aspects.
Rap (Music) -- History and criticism.
Rap (Music) -- Social aspects.
Historical television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Black Thought, 1973- television producer.
Gee, Shawn, television producer.
Gibney, Alex, television producer.
Legend, John, on-screen participant.
One9 (Director), television director.
Parker, Erik, television director.
Queen Latifah, 1970- on-screen participant.
Questlove, on-screen participant.
RLJ Entertainment, distributor.
Williams, Pharrell, on-screen participant.