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Hip Hop: The Past, Present & Future

Recent Hip Hop: The Past, Present & Future

Rapper Master P at BET Studios.

June 25, 2007 Rap icon Master P explains why he has decided to change to family friendly music.

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June 20, 2007 The hip-hop series continues with a special roundtable on homophobia in rap music.

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DJ Peanut Butter Wolf performs at Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival.

June 22, 2007 The Los Angeles record label Stones Throw has been a major force in independent hip-hop.

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June 11, 2007 Tricia Rose, professor of Africana Studies at Brown University talks with Farai Chideya.

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Ernie Paniccioli.

June 20, 2007 Ernie Paniccioli has photographed many of rap music's most important artists.

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June 18, 2007 Culture critic Jeff Chang discusses rap's growing global appeal.

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DJ Drama.

June 15, 2007 We take our hip-hop series for a spin and explore the art of mixing and the legal ramifications.

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June 13, 2007 We take a look at how radio play makes and breaks hip-hop artists.

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Steve Stoute.

June 13, 2007 How is the average rapper faring financially?

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Dr. Dre.

June 1, 2007 Dr. Dre is one of the most influential figures in rap music and the subject of a new biography.

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