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Interview: Steve Stoute (Executive Producer, Author – ‘The Tanning of America: One Nation Under Hip Hop’)

Interview: Steve Stoute (Executive Producer, Author – ‘The Tanning of America: One Nation Under Hip Hop’)

Based on the book “The Tanning of America: How Hip-Hop Created a Culture That Rewrote the Rules of the New Economy“ by former Interscope Records president and internationally acclaimed marketing maven Steve Stoute, this four part documentary series is a thorough examination of hip-hop as a pop cultural movement, whose profound influence eventually paved the

Tribeca Film Acquires North American Rights to Nas Documentary ‘Time is Illmatic’

Tribeca Film announced today that the company is acquiring North American rights to Time Is Illmatic, which had its world premiere as the opening night of the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival. The documentary is directed by multimedia artist, One9, written by Erik Parker, and produced by One9, Parker, and Anthony Saleh. It follows the trajectory

2014 Tribeca Film Festival to Open With Nas’ Documentary ‘Time is Illmatic’

The Tribeca Film Festival has announced that the world premiere of the documentary Time is Illmatic, will open the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival. The film follows the trajectory of Nas’ 1994 landmark debut album, Illmatic— widely considered one of the most important and revolutionary albums in hip-hop. The premiere, taking place on Wednesday, April 16, will be

Review: ‘Spring Breakers’

‘SPRING BREAKERS’ Written & Directed by Harmony Korine Starring James Franco, Selena Gomez, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Benson, Rachel Korine & Gucci Mane Playing in NYC at AMC Empire 25 & Regal Union Square Fully capable (and somewhat apprehensive) in drawing from personal experiences of the not so distant past, it now registers that March’s latter

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