How Hip Hop Changed the World

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How Hip Hop Changed the World

How Hip Hop Changed the World, counts down the defining moments of a culture that exploded out of the wastelands of 1970s New York and went on to become one of the most dominant global economic, political and social forces of our time.

From the birth of turntablism to the UK grime artists that are now conquering the world, this two-hour special reveals everything you need to know about hip hop and more.

How Hip Hop Changed the World synopsis

Idris Elba reveals the defining moments in street music and culture over the last 35 years, featuring rare archive material, seminal music videos and insight from hip hop stars

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