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Air Date: Tue, Feb 21, 2023 10:00 PM
Follow the evolution of Hip Hop as its artists turn into multimillionaires and successful entrepreneurs. As a cultural phenomenon, Hip Hop continues to change history and is adopted as the voice of protest around the world.
Air Date: Tue, Feb 21, 2023 9:00 PM
Experience the 1990s during the Clinton years and the unstoppable rise in popularity of Hip Hop, which becomes a force that is attacked by all sides of the political establishment.
Air Date: Tue, Feb 14, 2023 9:00 PM
Explore the 1980s and the birth of Hip Hop as social commentary in the Reagan Era with the emergence of artists like Public Enemy, KRS-One, Ice-T, and NWA.
Air Date: Tue, Jan 31, 2023 9:00 PM
Chuck D of Public Enemy explores Hip Hop’s political awakening over the last 50 years. With a host of rap stars and cultural commentators he tracks Hip Hop’s socially conscious roots. From The Message to Fight The Power 2020, he examines how Hip Hop has become "the Black CNN."
Air Date: Fri, Jan 27, 2023 3:00 PM
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Local rappers Krystilez, Crichton Uale, and Osnizzle speak on why the survival of Hawaiian culture is an ongoing battle.