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The “Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men” Documentary Comes To Showtime This Spring (Trailer)

ShoDocs is a good look for the Wu. A mini-series telling of a story all the heads want to hear – on the history of one of Hip-Hop’s most influential crews ever.

Showtime Documentary Films dives deeper into the music documentary space with Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men, a four-part limited docuseries from filmmaker Sacha Jenkins (BURN MOTHERF*CKER, BURN!) that transcends the music documentary genre by creating a new lane that merges music, socio-cultural commentary and intimate family portrait.

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A Documentary About The Beats & Lyrics, About Hip-Hop Music… “Word Is Bond” (Trailer)

Showtime doing The Nation a solid. Put a fist up for Hip-Hop!

“Word Is Bond” is a documentary film by Sacha Jenkins that examines the transformative power of lyrics in the world of Hip-Hop music. What was born on the streets of the South Bronx has now taken root globally, and the young poets of New York have helped to spawn regional dialects everywhere. Through dynamic archival footage, in-depth interviews and verite excursions with artists like Nas, Tech9, J Cole, Rapsody, and Anderson .Paak (and many more), “Word Is Bond” explores the many dimensions that Hip-Hop poetics occupy.
– Showtime

Looking like a dope doc on the voice of our Culture premieres Friday, February 16th at 10 pm ET. Gotta watch it!

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