Rhyme and punishment go hand in hand in America. NPR Music's new podcast, Louder Than A Riot, reveals the interconnected rise of hip-hop and mass incarceration. From Bobby Shmurda to Nipsey Hussle, each episode explores an artist's story to examine a different aspect of the criminal justice system that disproportionately impacts Black America.
Now you can follow along with the music featured in every episode.
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