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  • Live in Montreux

    Wu-Tang Clan

    Year: 2007

    Runtime: 1 hr 22 min

    In July 2007 the famous Stravinski Auditorium at Montreux was witness to a gathering of the Wu-Tang Clan. With the exception of the sadly deceased Ol' Dirty Bastard, the whole Clan was present: RZA, GZA, Method Man, Inspectah Deck, Raekwon The Chef, U-God, Ghostface Killah and Masta Killa. Also joining the party were some of their extended family members: Cappadonna, Streetlife and DJ Mathematics. This rare gathering of the full clan took Montreux by storm and got the whole audience on their feet and jumping with a set featuring all their best known hits and classics plus a number of solo tracks, including a clutch of Ol' Dirty Bastard hits.

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  • The American Dream

    Mike Jones

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 1 hr 30 min

    The American Dream is the feature-length film that is based on the inspirational real life rise of Mike Jones from the streets to the beginnings of stardom thanks to music. Co-written and executive produced by Jones--and shot in his hometown of Houston--The American Dream stars the rapper along with Clifton Powell, Hassan Johnson and Tamala Jones.

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  • Live in Montreux

    Run DMC

    Year: 2001

    Runtime: 1 hr 6 min

    Run DMC were one of the true pioneers of rap music. Formed in the early eighties they had a string of hit singles and multi-platinum albums through the decade which helped to define the sound of contemporary rap music. They also pioneered the crossover with rock and pop typified by their worldwide hit Walk This Way, which they recorded with Aerosmith. This concert at Montreux in 2001 was one of the last they performed before the tragic death of Jam Master Jay in 2002.

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  • Puff Puff Pass Tour

    Snoop Dogg

    Year: 2004

    Runtime: 1 hr 43 min

    This is it! Your front row seat to the greatest hip hop experience ever captured on film. This is the ultimate back stage pass for your total pleasure. "Up In Smoke" is it and now you've got it all. Fire it up.

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  • Live at Club 662

    Tupac

    Year: 1995

    Runtime: 1 hr 13 min

    This special film brings a live performance by Tupac Shakur from the never before seen show at Club 662 in Las Vegas. Filmed in 1996 on the day of his release from prison.

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  • Live in Montreux 2007

    Naturally 7

    Year: 2006

    Runtime: 1 hr 5 min

    Naturally 7 is an all male "Vocal Play Band" that officially formed in New York City in 1999. Roger Thomas formed the group with his brother, Warren, and five other talented singers they had come to know over the years from singing around the city.This stunning show from last year's Montreux Jazz Festival is an enthralling illustration of the Naturally 7 show. Possibly one of the most unique shows ever released from the Live At Montreux series, this show excites all the senses.

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  • Mouv' Live Show

    Bigflo & Oli

    Year: 2018

    Runtime: 28 min

    Watch Bigflo & Oli's performance at Mouv' Live Show.

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  • Band in Seattle - 203 Episode

    Grynch And Romaro

    Year: 2015

    Runtime: 22 min

    Grynch is part of a vibrant Seattle hip hop community in which he has collaborated with the likes of Sol, Blue Scholars and Macklemore. Grynch has a very natural flow that he has been honing since the young age of 10, which is part of the reason he is so well established. Backed by his DJ, DJ Nphared, this is a show you must see.

    Romaro Franceswa is one of the Northwest’s youngest hip hop artists with an unlimited upside. Coming from a family of two parents that are Pastors, Romaro provides a view on the world that’s multi-faceted. His DJ, BeanOne, is a true talent in the Seattle hip hop community. Together they make some amazing tunes and keep the audience engaged.

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  • Storytellers

    Alicia Keys

    Year: 2013

    Runtime: 1 hr 13 min

    14 time Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter/producer, actress, New York Times best-selling author, entrepreneur and humanitarian, Alicia Keys captivated audiences eleven years ago when she performed “Fallin” off her debut album, Songs in A Minor on The Oprah Winfrey Show. Since releasing her first album, Keys has built an astonishing repertoire of hits with over 30 million albums sold worldwide. Over the last few years, Keys has evolved her body of work with world tours, movie deals, best-selling books, Broadway plays and philanthropic missions. Her growth as an artist has also been highlighted by numerous collaborations including Whitney Houston, Stevie Wonder, Bono, Jack White and Jay-Z. VH1 Storytellers captures her intimate performance from November 2012 where she shares the back story of some of her biggest hits.

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  • Band In Seattle: Episode 111

    Kingdom Crumbs

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 22 min

    A sneak peek into the lives of Seattle based hip hop group: Kingdom Crumbs. Love them? For a full live performance see: Kingdom Crumbs - Band in Seattle: Live

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  • House Of Blues

    Tupac

    Year: 1995

    Runtime: 1 hr 31 min

    Tupac Shakur is one of the most dominant figures in the history of hip hop. His recording career lasted just five years from 1991 to his murder in a drive-by shooting in 1996 but established a body of work of an exceptionally high standard which achieved massive commercial success.

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  • The Up in Smoke Tour

    Dr Dre

    Year: 2000

    Runtime: 1 hr 60 min

    This film of the legendary Up In Smoke tour from 2000 gives you a front row seat to the greatest hip hop experience ever captured on film. The combination of Ice Cube, Eminem, Dr Dre and Snoop Dogg was always going to be extraordinary and so it proved. Filmed across the tour as it travelled through America it shows the controversy, the girls, the humor and most of all some of the finest live hip hop performances ever seen.

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  • Live at Rockwood Music Hall

    Childish Gambino

    Year: 2011

    Runtime: 13 min

    It's been a crazy year for Donald Glover, but nothing has been more blazing than his career as rapper Childish Gambino. The project, born of a Wu-Tang name generator, is full of witty, rambunctious energy, as he effortlessly demonstrates in his session at Rockwood Music Hall. Along with collaborator and musical guru Ludwig Gransson on electric guitar, Gambino rips through tracks from his wildly popular EP as well as the lead single from his debut album Camp (out now on Glassnote Records). From introspection to love to pop culture and punny metaphors, Gambino runs an impressive lyrical gammit, one that inspires all the vital decision making organs.

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  • Up in Smoke

    DMX

    Year: 2004

    Runtime: 27 min

    Making an appearance at the sixth annual Smokeout Festival in San Bernardino, California, was multi-platinum rap artist DMX. The only rap artist to have five consecutive platinum and number one albums simultaneously, DMX performs some of his most popular jams in this final performance before his decision to concentrate on his acting career. See the King of Rap perform his most powerful thug-life anthems, "Who We Be" and "Ya'll Gonna Make Me Lose My Mind," plus two of his biggest hits, "X Gonna Give It To Ya" and "Kaido." In this show, DMX ignites the live crowd like no other rapper can, and demonstrates how he became one of the prime forces behind mainstream Hip Hop's return to street realism during the late '90s.

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  • Choices II: The Setup

    Three 6 Mafia

    Year: 2004

    Runtime: 1 hr 33 min

    Three 6 Mafia’s Choices II: The Set-Up is the follow-up to the rap group’s highly successful street movie Choices. After a heist goes wrong for two Memphis hustlers (DJ Paul and Juicy J), two crooked DEA agents offer them freedom—for a price.

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  • Live at Isle of Wight Festival 2008

    N.E.R.D.

    Year: 2017

    Runtime: 20 min

    Pharrell Williams of N.E.R.D performing on the main stage at the Isle of Wight Festival 2008 at Seaclose Park on the Isle of Wight.

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  • Live at Tabernacle 2008

    Ludacris

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 1 hr 14 min

    Ludacris performs live at The Tabernacle in 2008. The show, in support of his sixth studio album, Release Therapy, which won Best Rap Album for the 2007 Grammy Awards, features performances of “Money Maker,” “What's Your Fantasy” and “Runaway Love”.

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  • Behind the Lyrics

    Eminem

    Year: 2013

    Runtime: 57 min

    Rapper, record producer and songwriter Marshall Bruce Mathers III, commonly known as Eminem was born in 1972 in Kansas City, USA. Having sold over 100 million albums worldwide, he is regarded as one of the best selling artists in the world and has been previously ranked as the best selling artist of the 2000's. Eminem burst on to the US charts in 1999 with a controversial take on the hip hop subgenre, horrorcore. His first major label debut album Slim Shady EP contains a provocative fest of violent, twisted lyrics and is claimed to be written from the perspective of his alter ego Slim Shady. While offending an array of individuals and various other artists named in his album lead him to become one of the biggest starts on the planet. Eminem isn't just about controversy and shock value. The often misunderstood major talent has given white rappers credibility with his string of Grammy nominations , his critically acclaimed film 8 mile and three multiplatinum studio albums. Aside from Eminem's musical success, he has continually hit headlines with his turbulent relationship with Kimberley Ann Scott and ongoing legal disputes with his own mother. With an eighth studio album on its way, Eminem continues to take the world by storm. We take an intimate look into the colourful life and career of this bad boy rapper including interviews with industry experts and unseen footage and clips from his most popular hits.

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  • Band In Seattle: Episode 109

    Ayron Jones And The Way

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 22 min

    A sneak peek into the life of Seattle based singer-songwritter: Ayron Jones. Be sure to check out full length session: Ayron Jones - Band in Seattle: Live Debut

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  • Divided Time

    Various Artists

    Year: 2015

    Runtime: 55 min

    Divided Time is a documentary that explores the balance between fatherhood and pursuing a career as a recording artist. Filmmaker William Feagins, Jr. shines a spotlight on a group of passionate musicians who are working towards achieving their dreams until life happens and then the pursuit becomes how to still go after the dream and maintain a family without giving up. The film examines fatherhood, relationships, the impact being a father had on their music, as well as the financial and personal sacrifices that are made to obtain the success that many want but very few obtain.

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  • Band in Seattle: Season 3 Concert 5B

    Chimurenga Renaissance

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 43 min

    Chimurenga means “revolutionary struggle” in the Shona language of Zimbabwe, and knowing that, the music of Chimurenga Renaissance resonates even more. This duo blends their native Zimbabwean culture with mainstream American hip-hop for a combination that is truly inspiring.

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  • Band In Seattle Episode 213

    Tbasa And Fly Moon Royalty

    Year: 2015

    Runtime: 23 min

    TBASA’s unique name comes from simplifying his real name: Tim Basaraba. And it fits the unique style that earned him the description of “Idaho weird” before Napoleon Dynamite. Tim releases one album a year and finds expression through a tight combination of DJ, songwriter and vocalist. Here he adds performances by Hope Simpson and Jordan Vazquez with back up vocals and long-time friend Matt Stegner, vocalist and guitar.

    In Fly Moon Royalty, soulful vocalist Adra Boo and DJ/Producer/Emcee Action J bleed with all the heart and soul of blues and R&B – combined with modern day electronica and hip hop. Backed up by vocalists Caela Bailey and Taryn Dorsey and 4 dancers led by Xaviera Vandermay, they create an audio and visual treat.

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  • Live at the Blender Theater 2008

    Young Jeezy

    Year: 2008

    Runtime: 1 hr 1 min

    Aside from his solo career, Young Jeezy is well known for helping pioneer the hip hop subgenre trap music, alongside fellow Atlanta-based rappers T.I. and Gucci Mane. This live concert performance captures his unique style and lyrics mastery.

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  • Live at The Hordern Pavilion

    A$AP Rocky & A$AP Ferg

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 1 hr 44 min

    Big hits, booty dancing, stage dives, fan freestyles and of course, controversy, A$AP Rocky's debut Down Under tour had it all! At his sold-out Sydney show, hip hop's hottest star and 5000 rowdy fans got wild for the night at the Hordern Pavilion and we captured it all exclusively.

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  • Storytellers

    Alicia Keys

    Year: 2013

    Runtime: 1 hr 13 min

    14 time Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter/producer, actress, New York Times best-selling author, entrepreneur and humanitarian, Alicia Keys captivated audiences eleven years ago when she performed “Fallin” off her debut album, Songs in A Minor on The Oprah Winfrey Show. Since releasing her first album, Keys has built an astonishing repertoire of hits with over 30 million albums sold worldwide. Over the last few years, Keys has evolved her body of work with world tours, movie deals, best-selling books, Broadway plays and philanthropic missions. Her growth as an artist has also been highlighted by numerous collaborations including Whitney Houston, Stevie Wonder, Bono, Jack White and Jay-Z. VH1 Storytellers captures her intimate performance from November 2012 where she shares the back story of some of her biggest hits.

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  • Unplugged

    Alicia Keys

    Year: 2004

    Runtime: 1 hr 29 min

    Alicia Keys: Unplugged captures the singer performing without the benefit of electric instruments. The setlist includes "If I Was Your Woman," "If I Ain't Got You," "Heartburn," and "Unbreakable," "Wild Horses," "You Don't Know My Name," and "How Come You Don't Call Me."

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  • Band In Seattle: Episode 109

    Ayron Jones And The Way

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 22 min

    A sneak peek into the life of Seattle based singer-songwritter: Ayron Jones. Be sure to check out full length session: Ayron Jones - Band in Seattle: Live Debut

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  • MTV Unplugged NYC 1997

    Babyface

    Year: 2009

    Runtime: 1 hr 3 min

    As a singer, producer, and songwriter, Babyface was an inescapable presence in virtually every major facet of pop music during the '90s. His own recordings helped rejuvenate the R&B tradition of the smooth, sensitive, urban crooner and made him a staple of urban contemporary radio. Yet their considerable success was eclipsed by his songwriting and production work for other artists, which linked him with some of the biggest stars and hit singles of the decade (and not just in the...

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  • Mouv' Live Show

    Bigflo & Oli

    Year: 2018

    Runtime: 28 min

    Watch Bigflo & Oli's performance at Mouv' Live Show.

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  • Sin Mapa

    Calle 13

    Year: 2009

    Runtime: 1 hr 30 min

    In the tradition of their irreverent music and innovative videos, Calle 13's original documentary follows the Puerto Rican hip-hop and alternative-reggaeton duo's spiritual journey through the high plains of Bolivia and Peru.

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  • Live at Rockwood Music Hall

    Childish Gambino

    Year: 2011

    Runtime: 13 min

    It's been a crazy year for Donald Glover, but nothing has been more blazing than his career as rapper Childish Gambino. The project, born of a Wu-Tang name generator, is full of witty, rambunctious energy, as he effortlessly demonstrates in his session at Rockwood Music Hall. Along with collaborator and musical guru Ludwig Gransson on electric guitar, Gambino rips through tracks from his wildly popular EP as well as the lead single from his debut album Camp (out now on Glassnote Records). From introspection to love to pop culture and punny metaphors, Gambino runs an impressive lyrical gammit, one that inspires all the vital decision making organs.

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  • Band in Seattle: Season 3 Concert 5B

    Chimurenga Renaissance

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 43 min

    Chimurenga means “revolutionary struggle” in the Shona language of Zimbabwe, and knowing that, the music of Chimurenga Renaissance resonates even more. This duo blends their native Zimbabwean culture with mainstream American hip-hop for a combination that is truly inspiring.

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  • Crank It Up

    Colt Ford

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 1 hr 33 min

    Country star Colt Ford brings his hard rockin' set to his rabid fans at the Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta, Georgia. See and hear Colt and his band perform an electrifying high-energy show, spotlighting tracks from over the course of his entire career. The Colt Ford faithful cranked up the energy to a whole new level when a torrential downpour soaked the crowd, bringing the back half of the set to a wild finish! So Crank It Up!

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  • Live at the Gramercy Theater 2014

    Common

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 60 min

    Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr., better known by his stage name Common, is an American hip hop recording artist, actor, poet and film producer. He maintained a significant underground following into the late 1990s, after which he gained notable mainstream success through his work with the Soulquarians. This intimate live performance gives the fans the chance to see him perform live at Gramercy Theater.

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  • Smoke Out Tour

    Cypress Hill

    Year: 2002

    Runtime: 1 hr 47 min

    In November 2002, the Cypress Hill Smoke Out Festival celebrated its fifth successful year. The all day festival featured a mixture of punk, hip hop, rock and rap.This program presents the highlights of the day with contemporary heavyweight acts such as Cypress Hill, Snoop Dogg, Everlast and surprise guests Bone Thugs N Harmony alongside future stars Kottonmouth Kings and L.A. rockers 3rd Strike. Eagle Visions Up In Smoke is one of the best selling music program ever released and proved that this format of programme is extremely popular. Produced to the same high standard this looks well place to repeat the success.

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  • Eurock 15

    Damian Marley

    Year: 2015

    Runtime: 56 min

    Watch the live performance of Damian Marley as he takes the stage at Eurockeennes 2015!

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  • Up in Smoke

    DMX

    Year: 2004

    Runtime: 27 min

    Making an appearance at the sixth annual Smokeout Festival in San Bernardino, California, was multi-platinum rap artist DMX. The only rap artist to have five consecutive platinum and number one albums simultaneously, DMX performs some of his most popular jams in this final performance before his decision to concentrate on his acting career. See the King of Rap perform his most powerful thug-life anthems, "Who We Be" and "Ya'll Gonna Make Me Lose My Mind," plus two of his biggest hits, "X Gonna Give It To Ya" and "Kaido." In this show, DMX ignites the live crowd like no other rapper can, and demonstrates how he became one of the prime forces behind mainstream Hip Hop's return to street realism during the late '90s.

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  • The Up in Smoke Tour

    Dr Dre

    Year: 2000

    Runtime: 1 hr 60 min

    This film of the legendary Up In Smoke tour from 2000 gives you a front row seat to the greatest hip hop experience ever captured on film. The combination of Ice Cube, Eminem, Dr Dre and Snoop Dogg was always going to be extraordinary and so it proved. Filmed across the tour as it travelled through America it shows the controversy, the girls, the humor and most of all some of the finest live hip hop performances ever seen.

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  • Another Beat

    Dr. Dre

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 1 hr 4 min

    Music producer, Apple executive and N.W.A. rapper recently announced that he would be releasing his first album since 1999, featuring guests such as Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg amongst many others. From his humble beginnings with the World Class Wreckin’ Cru, to his brash coming out party with N.W.A., and now as a mentor to some of the greatest recent talent in rap, the Compton-born producer has never eased his stranglehold on the game. Ranked at the top of the Forbes rich list in 2014, Andre Romelle Young, aka Dr. Dre is set to become one of the first hip-hop billionaires in the world! . Follow the inside story of how it all began for Dr. Dre as we take a journey though his pinnacle producer years right through to his lucrative partnership with Apple.

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  • Another Beat

    Dr. Dre

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 1 hr 4 min

    Music producer, Apple executive and N.W.A. rapper recently announced that he would be releasing his first album since 1999, featuring guests such as Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg amongst many others. From his humble beginnings with the World Class Wreckin’ Cru, to his brash coming out party with N.W.A., and now as a mentor to some of the greatest recent talent in rap, the Compton-born producer has never eased his stranglehold on the game. Ranked at the top of the Forbes rich list in 2014, Andre Romelle Young, aka Dr. Dre is set to become one of the first hip-hop billionaires in the world!

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  • Behind the Lyrics

    Eminem

    Year: 2013

    Runtime: 57 min

    Rapper, record producer and songwriter Marshall Bruce Mathers III, commonly known as Eminem was born in 1972 in Kansas City, USA. Having sold over 100 million albums worldwide, he is regarded as one of the best selling artists in the world and has been previously ranked as the best selling artist of the 2000's. Eminem burst on to the US charts in 1999 with a controversial take on the hip hop subgenre, horrorcore. His first major label debut album Slim Shady EP contains a provocative fest of violent, twisted lyrics and is claimed to be written from the perspective of his alter ego Slim Shady. While offending an array of individuals and various other artists named in his album lead him to become one of the biggest starts on the planet. Eminem isn't just about controversy and shock value. The often misunderstood major talent has given white rappers credibility with his string of Grammy nominations , his critically acclaimed film 8 mile and three multiplatinum studio albums. Aside from Eminem's musical success, he has continually hit headlines with his turbulent relationship with Kimberley Ann Scott and ongoing legal disputes with his own mother. With an eighth studio album on its way, Eminem continues to take the world by storm. We take an intimate look into the colourful life and career of this bad boy rapper including interviews with industry experts and unseen footage and clips from his most popular hits.

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  • Rebirth

    Eminem

    Year: 2018

    Runtime: 1 hr 1 min

    Eminem is one of the most influential rappers of all time. Spanning over 2 decades, he has changed the sound of hip-hop and mainstream music everywhere. His notorious persona and explicit lyrics have caused controversy and offended millions. Chart topping album after chart topping album. Eminem has become one of the biggest musical icons the world has ever seen. This is the story of raps biggest superstar, Eminem.

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    Fly Moon Royalty

    Year: 2015

    Runtime: 42 min

    In Fly Moon Royalty, soulful vocalist Adra Boo and DJ/Producer/Emcee Action J bleed with all the heart and soul of blues and R&B – combined with modern day electronica and hip hop. Backed up by vocalists Caela Bailey and Taryn Dorsey and 4 dancers led by Xaviera Vandermay, they create an audio and visual treat.

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  • Paléo Festival Nyon

    Fonky Family

    Year: 2011

    Runtime: 54 min

    This previously unpublished concert of the cult band Fonky Family presents the live power of one of the leading groups of French Hip-Hop.

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  • Band in Seattle - 203 Episode

    Grynch And Romaro

    Year: 2015

    Runtime: 22 min

    Grynch is part of a vibrant Seattle hip hop community in which he has collaborated with the likes of Sol, Blue Scholars and Macklemore. Grynch has a very natural flow that he has been honing since the young age of 10, which is part of the reason he is so well established. Backed by his DJ, DJ Nphared, this is a show you must see.

    Romaro Franceswa is one of the Northwest’s youngest hip hop artists with an unlimited upside. Coming from a family of two parents that are Pastors, Romaro provides a view on the world that’s multi-faceted. His DJ, BeanOne, is a true talent in the Seattle hip hop community. Together they make some amazing tunes and keep the audience engaged.

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  • Live at the Wireless Festival 2014

    Iggy Azalea

    Year: 2017

    Runtime: 32 min

    Iggy Azalea takes over the stage at Live at the Wireless Festival in this electrifying live experience.

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  • Dirty Computer

    Janelle Monáe

    Year: 2018

    Runtime: 1 hr 2 min

    After two concept albums and a string of roles in Hollywood blockbusters, one of music’s fiercest visionaries sheds her alter egos and steps out as herself. Buckle up: Human Monáe wields twice the power of any sci-fi character. In this confessional, far-reaching triumph, she dreams of a world in which love wins (“Pynk") and women of color have agency (“Django Jane”). Featuring guest appearances from Brian Wilson, Grimes, and Pharrell—and bearing the clear influence of Prince, Monae’s late mentor—Dirty Computer is as uncompromising and mighty as it is graceful and fun. “I’m the venom and the antidote,” she wails in “I Like That,” a song about embracing these very contradictions. “Take a different type of girl to keep the whole world afloat.”

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  • Classic Albums: Reasonable Doubt

    Jay Z

    Year: 1995

    Runtime: 54 min

    Jay-Z has been one of the most influential figures in Black American music since the mid-nineties. Initially as a performer racking up an incredibly successful string of hit singles and albums and latterly as an executive, having taken on the presidency of Def Jam Records in 2004. "Reasonable Doubt" was his debut album and is still considered by many to be his finest achievement. A much harder hitting and edgy record than his later more polished and pop orientated releases it announced to the world that a new rap star had arrived. This latest addition to the Classic Albums series sees Jay-Z take us back through the whole creative process behind this stunning first release.

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  • Band In Seattle - Katie Kate Episode 303

    Katie Kate

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 22 min

    With raw emotion and smooth flow, Katie Kate transcends genres and expectations more than most artists in Seattle. You might be surprised to know that she has classical flute and piano training because her music is anything but classic. Hip-hop, electronica, and pop make this New York native a force to be reckoned with. With a team of Seattle’s finest and most prolific musicians backing her up – Cookie Snake, Lena Machina, and DJ Radjaw, Katie Kate is making a name for herself in Seattle’s blossoming hip-hop scene.

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  • Sessions Live

    Keri Hilson

    Year: 2017

    Runtime: 23 min

    Keri Hilson performs live at the intimate In Session Soundcheck in 2009. The show, in support of her album In A Perfect World; features performances of Knock You Down, Slow Dance and Energy. The session concludes with an interview with Hilson.

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  • In Session Soundcheck 2006

    Keyshia Cole

    Year: 2017

    Runtime: 19 min

    Keyshia Cole grew up listening to her mentor Tupac Shakur and Mary J. Blige as her greatest musical inspirations. In this intimate live performance we get the chance to go behind the curtains and enjoy the most appreciated songs performed live.

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  • Band In Seattle: Episode 111

    Kingdom Crumbs

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 22 min

    A sneak peek into the lives of Seattle based hip hop group: Kingdom Crumbs. Love them? For a full live performance see: Kingdom Crumbs - Band in Seattle: Live

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  • Rap Sheet

    Lil Wayne

    Year: 2013

    Runtime: 1 hr 1 min

    In this film we take an intimate look into the lives of one of the most famous rappers in the world. Including interviews from industry experts and Lil Wayne himself, this is a must see for any Lil Wayne fan.

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  • Live at Tabernacle 2008

    Ludacris

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 1 hr 14 min

    Ludacris performs live at The Tabernacle in 2008. The show, in support of his sixth studio album, Release Therapy, which won Best Rap Album for the 2007 Grammy Awards, features performances of “Money Maker,” “What's Your Fantasy” and “Runaway Love”.

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  • The American Dream

    Mike Jones

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 1 hr 30 min

    The American Dream is the feature-length film that is based on the inspirational real life rise of Mike Jones from the streets to the beginnings of stardom thanks to music. Co-written and executive produced by Jones--and shot in his hometown of Houston--The American Dream stars the rapper along with Clifton Powell, Hassan Johnson and Tamala Jones.

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  • Live at Isle of Wight Festival 2008

    N.E.R.D.

    Year: 2017

    Runtime: 20 min

    Pharrell Williams of N.E.R.D performing on the main stage at the Isle of Wight Festival 2008 at Seaclose Park on the Isle of Wight.

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  • Live at House of Blues Chicago 2008

    Nas

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 59 min

    Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, better known by his stage name Nas is an American hip hop recording artist, record producer, actor and entrepreneur. The son of jazz musician Olu Dara, Nas has released eight consecutive platinum and multi-platinum albums and has sold over 25 million records worldwide. This live concert recording at the House of Blues in Chicago consists of outstanding performances of hits like Street Dreams, If I Ruled the World, Get down, Freeze, Got Yourself A Gun, Made You Look and many more.

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  • Live at the Lovebox 2014

    Nas

    Year: 2017

    Runtime: 56 min

    Nas comes to London’s Lovebox Festival with his iconic “Illmatic” album (meaning “beyond ill” or “the ultimate”). This album uses samples galore in the best example of hip hoppers honoring banging beats.

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  • Live From the Kennedy Center

    Nas

    Year: 2018

    Runtime: 52 min

    When Nas was just 19 years old, he composed what would become one of hip-hop’s defining masterpieces, Illmatic. To mark its 20th anniversary, Nas delivers a standout performance alongside the National Symphony Orchestra at Washington DC’s Kennedy Center. With conductor Steven Reineke taking the orchestra through arrangements of beats by DJ Premier and Large Professor, Nas delivers impassioned renditions of tracks like “N.Y. State of Mind”, “The World Is Yours”, and “Memory Lane (Sittin’ in Da Park)”. Between songs, the program cuts away to both archival and new interview footage to document Nas’ rise from Queensbridge upstart to influential rap icon.

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  • Made You Look: God’s Son Live

    Nas

    Year: 2002

    Runtime: 1 hr 6 min

    Made You Look: God's Son Live finds legendary rapper Nas on stage at New York City's Webster Hall with a posse of hits ("It Ain't Hard To Tell," "One Mic," "Got Ur Self A...") and guest appearances by Ludacris, Jadakiss and Darryl "DMC" McDaniels.

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  • Live in Montreux 2007

    Naturally 7

    Year: 2006

    Runtime: 1 hr 5 min

    Naturally 7 is an all male "Vocal Play Band" that officially formed in New York City in 1999. Roger Thomas formed the group with his brother, Warren, and five other talented singers they had come to know over the years from singing around the city.This stunning show from last year's Montreux Jazz Festival is an enthralling illustration of the Naturally 7 show. Possibly one of the most unique shows ever released from the Live At Montreux series, this show excites all the senses.

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  • In Session Soundcheck 2006

    Ne-Yo

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 24 min

    There may be few real gentlemen left in the world, but Soundcheck can definitively say that R&B superstar Ne-Yo is one of them. This live concert performance shows a day with the singer as he prepares for the release of his third solo album, 'Year of the Gentleman.' And, not surprisingly, Ne-Yo delivers a focused, star-studded set that proves this performer belongs on the stage just as much as he does behind the scenes. With energetic live performances Ne-Yo charms the audience with all time favorite hits like So Sick, Stay and Time.

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  • Live at The Metro Theatre

    Public Enemy

    Year: 2008

    Runtime: 1 hr 41 min

    Public Enemy, also known as PE, is an influential hip hop group from Long Island, New York, known for its politically charged lyrics, criticism of the media, and active interest in the concerns of the African American community. In 2004, Rolling Stone Magazine ranked Public Enemy number forty-four on its list of the Immortals: 100. Here, the group performs at The Metro Theatre, in Sydney, Australia, on December 27, 2008.

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  • Live in Montreux

    Run DMC

    Year: 2001

    Runtime: 1 hr 6 min

    Run DMC were one of the true pioneers of rap music. Formed in the early eighties they had a string of hit singles and multi-platinum albums through the decade which helped to define the sound of contemporary rap music. They also pioneered the crossover with rock and pop typified by their worldwide hit Walk This Way, which they recorded with Aerosmith. This concert at Montreux in 2001 was one of the last they performed before the tragic death of Jam Master Jay in 2002.

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  • MTV Unplugged

    Samy Deluxe

    Year: 2018

    Runtime: 2 hr 49 min

    The German rapper and producer Samy Deluxe has already been compared to the American superstar Jay-Z by the media because of his eloquent and imaginative texts and this MTV Unplugged experience is a solid proof.

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  • In Session 2008

    Snoop Dogg

    Year: 2017

    Runtime: 40 min

    Snoop is known primarily for his achievements in the music industry, as a gangsta MC. This live intimate performance features hits like “Drop It Like It's Hot,” “My Medicine,” “Sensual Seduction,” “Waste Of Time,” and many more.

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  • Live At The Fillmore Auditorium San Francisco 2006

    Snoop Dogg

    Year: 2006

    Runtime: 45 min

    Snoop Dogg’s music career began in 1992 when he was discovered by Dr. Dre of N.W.A, and as a result was prominently featured throughout Dr. Dre's solo debut album, The Chronic (1992). He has since then sold over twenty-three million albums in the United States and thirty-five million albums worldwide
    Watch his electrifying LIVE from the sold out world-famous Fillmore Auditorium in San Francisco (2006).

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  • Puff Puff Pass Tour

    Snoop Dogg

    Year: 2004

    Runtime: 1 hr 43 min

    This is it! Your front row seat to the greatest hip hop experience ever captured on film. This is the ultimate back stage pass for your total pleasure. "Up In Smoke" is it and now you've got it all. Fire it up.

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  • 93 'Til Infinity

    Souls of Mischief

    Year: 2013

    Runtime: 1 hr 33 min

    Til Infinity is a full length documentary celebrating the twenty year anniversary of the critically acclaimed Souls of Mischief album 93 Til Infinity With over 50 interviews with notable MC's, producers and DJ's Til Infinity offers a retrospective and in-depth look at the famed Hieroglyphics crews landmark 1993 debut album Oakland California filmmaker Shomari Smith interviewed the entire Hieroglyphics collective while traveling across the country to capture intimate dialog with hip hop notables.

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  • Racine Carrée: Live

    Stromae

    Year: 2015

    Runtime: 1 hr 57 min

    Shot at Montreal's Bell Centre in September 2015, Racine Carrée Live is the unique token of an extraordinary tour of 209 dates across 25 countries. The quality of the live footage is absolutely incredible and is true to the live experience.

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  • On est encore là: Bercy 2008

    Suprême NTM

    Year: 2008

    Runtime: 1 hr 34 min

    Recorded live during their three-night reunion at Bercy in 2008, On Est Encore Là: Bercy 2008 finds Suprême NTM taking the stage once again to reassert themselves as one of the most powerful groups in French hip-hop. Charismatic and raw, this live music performance serves to remind the rap world what they’ve been missing since the controversial group disbanded in 2001.

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  • In Session 2003

    Talib Kweli

    Year: 2003

    Runtime: 16 min

    Talib Kweli performs live at the intimate In Session in 2003. The Session features performances of his hits; Good To You,” “Get By” and; the Blast.” The Session concludes with an interview with Talib Kweli.

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  • Band In Seattle Episode 213

    Tbasa And Fly Moon Royalty

    Year: 2015

    Runtime: 23 min

    TBASA’s unique name comes from simplifying his real name: Tim Basaraba. And it fits the unique style that earned him the description of “Idaho weird” before Napoleon Dynamite. Tim releases one album a year and finds expression through a tight combination of DJ, songwriter and vocalist. Here he adds performances by Hope Simpson and Jordan Vazquez with back up vocals and long-time friend Matt Stegner, vocalist and guitar.

    In Fly Moon Royalty, soulful vocalist Adra Boo and DJ/Producer/Emcee Action J bleed with all the heart and soul of blues and R&B – combined with modern day electronica and hip hop. Backed up by vocalists Caela Bailey and Taryn Dorsey and 4 dancers led by Xaviera Vandermay, they create an audio and visual treat.

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  • In Session 2002

    The Roots

    Year: 2017

    Runtime: 8 min

    The Roots perform an intimate In Session featuring their hit, The Next Movement.

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  • Choices II: The Setup

    Three 6 Mafia

    Year: 2004

    Runtime: 1 hr 33 min

    Three 6 Mafia’s Choices II: The Set-Up is the follow-up to the rap group’s highly successful street movie Choices. After a heist goes wrong for two Memphis hustlers (DJ Paul and Juicy J), two crooked DEA agents offer them freedom—for a price.

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  • Hits Deep Live

    tobyMac

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 1 hr 8 min

    Fans will get an up close and personal viewing of the highly acclaimed HITS DEEP TOUR, the nearly sold out arena tour that TobyMac embarked on. The concert captures Toby's signature blend of rock, pop, & hip-hop in this high-energy setting. Featuring some of his biggest hits from This Is Not A Test including Move (Keep Walkin') and Feel It, this live experience is a great addition to any TobyMac fan's collection.

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  • Final 24: His Final Hours

    Tupac

    Year: 2010

    Runtime: 48 min

    The most successful hip-hop artist of all time, Tupac Shakur has just finished shooting his latest video in Los Angeles. The ultimate gangster-rapper, Tupac says he will one day go out in a blaze of glory. In 24 hours, his prophecy will come true... Although reluctant about going to Las Vegas to play a gig, Tupac eventually relents, and enjoys some high stakes gambling before attending a heavyweight prizefight featuring his friend, Mike Tyson. Pumped up by Tyson's victory, Tupac is himself involved in a violent brawl, and heads back to his hotel to freshen up. When he finally arrives at the club for his own performance, a white Cadillac pulls up and a gunman fires a heavy round of bullets at the rapper's car. Mortally wounded with a punctured lung, Tupac dies six days later in hospital. He is only 25. Featuring archival footage, dramatic reenactments, and interviews with his family and friends, we document the final moments of Tupac Shakur's life.

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  • House Of Blues

    Tupac

    Year: 1995

    Runtime: 1 hr 31 min

    Tupac Shakur is one of the most dominant figures in the history of hip hop. His recording career lasted just five years from 1991 to his murder in a drive-by shooting in 1996 but established a body of work of an exceptionally high standard which achieved massive commercial success.

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  • Live at Club 662

    Tupac

    Year: 1995

    Runtime: 1 hr 13 min

    This special film brings a live performance by Tupac Shakur from the never before seen show at Club 662 in Las Vegas. Filmed in 1996 on the day of his release from prison.

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  • Divided Time

    Various Artists

    Year: 2015

    Runtime: 55 min

    Divided Time is a documentary that explores the balance between fatherhood and pursuing a career as a recording artist. Filmmaker William Feagins, Jr. shines a spotlight on a group of passionate musicians who are working towards achieving their dreams until life happens and then the pursuit becomes how to still go after the dream and maintain a family without giving up. The film examines fatherhood, relationships, the impact being a father had on their music, as well as the financial and personal sacrifices that are made to obtain the success that many want but very few obtain.

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  • Freestyle: The Art of the Rhyme

    Various Artists

    Year: 2000

    Runtime: 1 hr 11 min

    Over 15 years in the making, the world of improvisational rap, is explosively explored in this award wining and critically acclaimed authentic look into the life, music and history of 1990's underground hip hop culture! Packed with rare and archival footage of some of the most amazing MC's ever to bless the mic, the film features the story of MC Supernatural and his quest to become a champion, battling many in his way including his arch nemesis Craig G of the famed Marley Marl Juice Crew. Made by a grass roots co-operative of independent local community filmmakers, b-boys, DJ's, and MC's, this documentary takes us on a journey through the previously unexamined dimensions of hip hop as a spiritual and community based art form. Combining the best of independent art house cinema within the hip hop mix tape format, the film features legendary battles from New York to LA, including The Lyricist Lounge, Project Blowed, and The Wake Up Show! The artists featured in the film, from Mos Def to Notorious BIG provide insight into one of the least seen faces present in the music: improvisation and creativity. Structured with insights from the Last Poet's esteemed Abioudun Oyweole and jazz & rap historians Freestyle connects the dots from the pain and love of yesterday's poets to today's hip-hop innovators. Revealing the art forms stunningly emotional outlet; whether sharing energy in a street corner cipher for block cred or a stadium's commercial rap performance full of 1,000s of paying fans. Like the Griots of Africa or the wail of Coltrane's saxophone, today's hip-hop MCs all have a similar purpose: to share their experience with others hungry for truth, community and healing.

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  • Hip Hop Don't Stop

    Various Artists

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 1 hr 30 min

    This film gives us the definitive chronicle of hip-hop from its beginnings. See the evolution of music with vintage footage, live performances and exclusive interviews with hip hop legends including Snoop Dog, Ice Cube, Tupac, Notorious B.I.G., P. Diddy and many more….

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  • Trovadores

    Various Artists

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 1 hr 13 min

    Troubadours is the story of four musical artists finding success, but nobody really knowing about it. Diego, Alvaro, Lorenzo and Julio all share the same town, an other-worldly and enigmatic city that protects them for days on end. Troubadours is a reflection on art and fame, unafraid of reaching into its insanity. It finds the adequate rhythm to portray the drives of different persons who have left everything behind them, and now keep forging ahead irrevocably. The magic to be found a gaze, the concealed beauty of an ordinary town or the sheer greatness of the insignificant are the overarching notions and ideas of this film.

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