In this documentary about the late Christopher Wallace, those closest to him, including his mother Voletta Wallace, recall his tough childhood and early life. Hip-hop moguls such as Jay-Z and Nas speak on his journey to becoming a cultural icon. #LifeOfBiggie
..Now for the first time ever, hear TupacShakur in his own words in this riveting, impromptu speech given in the summer of 1993 at the Indiana Black Expo in Indianapolis, Indiana!!! 2Pac was only 22 years old at the time. Imagine the possibilities. We lost one of our greatest leaders. RIP Tupac
In 1992, Malcom X Grassroots movement invited Tupac to speak at its banquet in Atlanta, GA. This is one of Tupac's first recorded speeches.
The story of Hip Hops most political group, Public Enemy. Starting near the beginning of the rise of hip hop in New York in the late 80s, The Prophets of Rage were one of the first and most effective rap groups to shed light on the many injustices Black America faces to this day. Chuck D, Flavor Flav, Terminator X, Sister Souljah, MEHR are to this day considered one of hip hop's most influential group. Enjoy this in depth documentary or their rise.
Its crazy we still fight the same fights in 2020. Rest In Peace George Floyd. "Fight the Power" is a 1989 song by hip hop group Public Enemy. First released on the soundtrack for the film Do the Right Thing (Rosie Perez dances to the song over the opening credits), an edited version was released in 1990 on Public Enemy's third album, Fear of a Black Planet. The song has largely served as the political statement of purpose for the group, and is their biggest single.