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Saturday, September 14 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
"Hip Hop: The Songs That Shook America" (Season Premiere Screening: AMC First Look)

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From Executive Producers Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter, Alex Gibney, and directors Erik Parker and One9, each episode of AMC's new documentary series focuses on a groundbreaking song pivotal to the evolution of American music and culture.

Artists, their collaborators, and other influential cultural figures deconstruct compositions, revisit the impact the song had on them personally, and dissect the socio-economic/ cultural conditions that inspired the work and gave voice to a generation.

Some of the songs featured in the series include Kanye West’s “Jesus Walks,” Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright,” Run-D.M.C.’s “Rock Box,” Queen Latifah’s “Ladies First,” and more. In addition to Thompson, Trotter and Gibney, “Hip Hop: The Songs That Shook America” is also executive produced by Shawn Gee, Stacey Offman, Richard Perello, and Shea Serrano. Angie Day, Erik Parker, and One9 serve as co-executive producers.

Premieres October 13, 2019 on AMC.

Saturday September 14, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
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