Go beyond the beats of Hip-hop with this special collection of videos and web-exclusive features from trusted producers and PBS member stations. Each of the features below is a window into a documentary or program about the history and influence Hip-Hop. The features will connect you directly to the website of a PBS partner where it can be viewed in full or allow you to watch a preview directly in the collection below. Get started now! Explore Hip-Hop with PBS.
Many Americans are not aware of the commingling of Islamic and American popular culture.
The videos and features above are from PBS documentaries and productions by Independent Lens (Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats & Rhymes), POV (New Muslim Cool), Tavis Smiley, WTTW, Wisconsin Public Television and Colorado Public Television's Studio 12.
Doughboy the Midwest Maestro and DJ Kool Rod mash up the black national anthem hip-hop style. From JUNETEENTH JAMBOREE and KLRU-TV.