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You’ll Get Chills Watching This Documentary On The Golden Era Of Rap Radio In NYC

Dis tew much. If you’re a history buff, or if you just flat out love music, Red Bull has dropped something you have to watch: a documentary on the golden years of hip-hop radio in NYC. It stars Marley Marl, DJ Red Alert, Stretch Armstrong, and tons of seminal figures who were involved in bringing rap to the radio waves in the ’80s.

MC Lyte provides the silky voiceover across 17 minutes of pure nerdery as they cover dance, house, and hip-hop music’s journey from the streets to the radio. Trust us – you’ll get chills watching it, even if you weren’t alive at the time.

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