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Hip Hop Evolution

Docu-Series

Journey to the earliest days of hip-hop in '80s Bronx and Harlem.

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Hip Hop Evolution The Foundation

The history of hip-hop as told through interviews with the genre's most prolific figures. Featuring influential MCs, DJs, and moguls that trace hip-hop's dynamic evolution from the '70s to the '90s.

10:20 AM on Crave1 - East

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Hip Hop Evolution From the Underground to the Mainstream

Hip-Hop crews begin to form, but never record any music. R&B veterans see the genre's commercial potential and create Hip-Hop's first hit, 'Rapper's Delight.'

11:10 AM on Crave1 - East

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Hip Hop Evolution The New Guard

Run-DMC ushers in a new era of hip hop music and Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin begin the Def Jam label. An unknown producer makes new beats and launches hip hop's Golden Age, culminating in the formation of Public Enemy.

12:00 PM on Crave1 - East

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Hip Hop Evolution The Foundation

The history of hip-hop as told through interviews with the genre's most prolific figures. Featuring influential MCs, DJs, and moguls that trace hip-hop's dynamic evolution from the '70s to the '90s.

12:20 PM on Crave4

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Hip Hop Evolution The Birth of Gangsta Rap

Ice-T uses hip hop to reflect the violence of L.A. and inspires a new form of hip hop: gangsta rap. N.W.A's first album, Straight Outta Compton, shocks America. Dr. Dre makes The Chronic, and creates Hip-Hop's first hardcore pop record.

12:50 PM on Crave1 - East

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Hip Hop Evolution From the Underground to the Mainstream

Hip-Hop crews begin to form, but never record any music. R&B veterans see the genre's commercial potential and create Hip-Hop's first hit, 'Rapper's Delight.'

1:10 PM on Crave4

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Hip Hop Evolution The New Guard

Run-DMC ushers in a new era of hip hop music and Russell Simmons and Rick Rubin begin the Def Jam label. An unknown producer makes new beats and launches hip hop's Golden Age, culminating in the formation of Public Enemy.

2:00 PM on Crave4

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Hip Hop Evolution The Birth of Gangsta Rap

Ice-T uses hip hop to reflect the violence of L.A. and inspires a new form of hip hop: gangsta rap. N.W.A's first album, Straight Outta Compton, shocks America. Dr. Dre makes The Chronic, and creates Hip-Hop's first hardcore pop record.

2:50 PM on Crave4

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Hip Hop Evolution Episode Guide

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