hip hop

The Baltimore Bureau Podcast Show: April 18, 2018

The Baltimore Bureau Podcast Show: May 18, 2018

May 21, 2018

Eze, Baynard and Dharna talk about parents who have lost their children to murder, the new Poor People’s Campaign, the 40th anniversary of Black Classic Press, and the history of rap beef

Is Rap Beef Responsible for Real Violence?

Is Rap Beef Responsible for Real Violence?

May 14, 2018

As the summer approaches and cities like Baltimore deal with rap’s relationship with violence, our correspondent Eze Jackson digs into the history and future of rap beef

The Whole Bushel: TT the Artist

October 15, 2017

Eze Jackson sits down with “Baltimore Club Queen” TT the Artist to discuss being women in a male dominated music industry, how money impacts artistic production, and her love for Baltimore Club music

The Whole Bushel: “We Woke”

April 11, 2017

In this episode of the Whole Bushel, rapper/activist Eze Jackson sits down with Producer Kariz Marcel to discuss his new sound, afro EDM; and the state of education and the arts. This was the first ever filmed episode of TWB, shot in the shell of “Ida B’s Table, a new restaurant currently being built in…

Chuck D and B-Real Are Making America Rage Again

August 29, 2016

TRNN Producer Kim Brown speaks with the members of the recently formed political music group Prophets of Rage

iMixWhatILike

March 25, 2016
Author and professor Ericka Blount and hip hop historian and journalist Davey D joined us for this special commemoration and reflection upon the life and work of A Tribe Called Quest’s Phife Dawg.

The Real News Grand Opening

June 23, 2014
Some of the best hip hop artists in Baltimore help celebrate the opening of the Real News studios with special guest Danny Glover

New York Communities Once Again Mobilize Against Police Brutality

October 24, 2013

Rallies are held nationwide against police brutality, meanwhile the family of Kyam Livingston, who died in a Brooklyn jail after allegedly being denied medical care, filed a wrongful death suit against New York City Monday. Rallies against policy brutality were held throughout 30 U.S. cities last Tuesday, according to the event organizers. Recent victims of…

Race, class and opportunity

June 24, 2013
Glen Ford: Already crippled by previous rulings, Supreme Court puts affirmative action on its last legs

Hamas Bans Gaza Hip Hop

February 11, 2013

Gaza rappers use music to oppose Israeli occupation but Hamas sees it as an infiltration of western culture