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CNN Explores Hip-Hop’s Origins In “Parts Unknown”[ VIDEO]


CNN’s Anthony Bourdain takes his food cravings to the Bronx and also manages to get an exclusive perspective on the origins of hip-hop. On his journey to try all the best eateries in the Boogie Down, Bourdain links up with several of the game’s pioneers that started it all and shares the details on what started the movement that evolved into the genre we all know and love.

Futura 2000, DJ Kool Herc, Grandmaster Melle Mel, Handsome Dick Manitoba, Afrika Bambaataa and more lay out the blueprints on hip-hop on “Parts Unknown.” The show airs on CNN this Sunday night at 9 PM. Look out for the best food joints and the exclusive history lesson in hip-hop by watching the trailer here.

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