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  • Skyzoo & Pete Rock Discuss The Album They Made Strictly For The Culture

    Skyzoo joins a field of rarified MCs who have made an album produced completely by Pete Rock. He and Pete speak with AFH TV about the making of Retropolitan, from start to finish. They discuss everything from how they came up with the concept for the album, to the recording process and how the LP...

  • Little Brother Discuss Their New Album, Growing As Men, 9th Wonder & More

    Little Brother's Phonte and Rapper Big Pooh sat with AFH TV for an extensive discussion about the making of their new album, May The Lord Watch. Despite the interview commencing after 11pm, and an interruption in the middle of the conversation, Pooh and Phonte spoke for more than an hour about ho...

  • Big Daddy Kane Explains Why He Hid A Marley Marl Beat From MC Shan

    Big Daddy Kane guests on Unique Access with Soren Baker to discuss the time he hid a Marley Marl beat from MC Shan. The Brooklyn, New York MC also discusses writing Biz Markie's "Pickin' Boogers" and why he produced "Smooth Operator."

  • Ras Kass on Why He Doesn’t Believe In “Black Power” & His New “Soul On Ice 2”

    Ras Kass visits TheSoren Baker Show and talks about why he doesn't believe in "Black Power." The Carson, California rapper also talks with Soren about his new LP and book "Soul On Ice 2," and Eminem and JAY-Z not needing his money.

  • Dres From Black Sheep Looks Back At His Legendary Career

    Tim Einenkel speaks with Dres from the legendary group Black Sheep. Dres talks about the gift—and the curse—of their 1991 mega hit, "The Choice is Yours.” He delves deep into his family's music rich history. Dres also talks about the MC that would have been the third member of Black Sheep, why t...

  • Money B Explains How He Helped Tupac Get His Role In Juice

    Money B from Digital Underground explains how he helped Tupac get his role in the film Juice. Money B also talks about why he was not in the film, and the plan that he, Pac and Treach had to star together.

  • Murs Details Making "The Iliad Is Dead And The Odyssey Is Over" With 9th Wonder

    Over the past 15 years, Murs and 9th Wonder have made some of the best collaboration albums between an MC and a producer. These works have become standouts in their respected catalogs. In the mix of both men's careers and personal lives, they carved out time to make The Iliad Is Dead And The Odys...

  • EPMD Are Working On A New Album & It's Big Business

    EPMD discuss their forthcoming album, Big Business, how they've stayed relevant for 30+ years, the artists who taught them how to be MCs, mentoring the artists in Hit Squad and Def Squad, the importance of making music with lyrics that will live past the moment, being Hip-Hop's Funk pioneers, tou...

  • Spice 1 Revisits The Songs That Made Him A Gangsta Rap Legend

    For more than 30 years, Spice 1 has made Rap music on his terms. His songs can be violent, menacing, and heartless. However, as Spice explains, they are realistic portrayals of life in the East Bay. This rapper also prides himself on how he tells it, from his flow to gripping imagery.

    Speaking...

  • Benny The Butcher Explains Why Rap Is A Grown Man's Game

    Benny The Butcher speaks in-depth about his Plugs I Met release. He discusses the role Buffalo played in shaping him, why Daringer and Alchemist bring out the best in him, running his own record company, the importance of being 100% real in his music, working with Black Thought, Jadakiss and Push...

  • Scarface Explains Why It Takes Him So Long To Make Albums

    Scarface explains why it takes him so long to make albums. The Geto Boys member also tells host Soren Baker how he writes about death & what it was like making "Mr. Scarface Is Back." Additionally, Face tells host Soren Baker about making "My Mind Playing Tricks On Me."

  • Talib Kweli Speaks About Why He's Not A Fake Jay-Z

    Talib Kweli explains why he's not a fake JAY-Z during his interview with Unique Access. The Brooklyn rapper also talks to Soren Baker about learning from Chuck D, why he champions women in Rap and how he picks things up from the acts on his Javotti Media record label.

  • Blimes And Gifted Gab Tell Their Story & Kick A Verse Worth Talking About

    Blimes Brixton and Gifted Gab have developed strong chemistry on the microphone. They give AFH TV an exclusive taste with an acapella performance of an upcoming song with a fresh rhyme routine.

    From San Francisco and Seattle, respectively, B.A.G. is two talented MCs come from different scenes...

  • DJ Eclipse Discusses Fat Beats' Legacy For Its 25th Anniversary

    Fat Beats is one of the most iconic Hip-Hop record stores to have ever existed. DJ Eclipse was there from the beginning, and he discusses the history and legacy of the store for its 25th anniversary.

  • Why Meek Mill Is The Luckiest Man In Hip-Hop

    Meek Mill has been down for the count not once, but twice, and he's come back bigger than ever. Here's a look at why he's the luckiest man in Hip-Hop.

  • Goodie Mob's Big Gipp Explains Why Spice 1's Debut Is Rap's Best Album

    Big Gipp selects Spice 1's self-titled debut album as Rap's Best Album. The Goodie Mob rapper details why songs such as "In My Neighborhood" and "1-800 Spice" are so powerful.

  • Westside Gunn, Conway & Benny Will Never Compromise The Griselda Sound

    Westside Gunn, Conway The Machine, and Benny The Butcher have built something truly incredible for Rap. These three Buffalo, New York MCs along with producer Daringer have cultivated a style of Rap that calls back to the 1990s grit, with a flare that is taking Hip-Hop into the future.

    In a con...

  • Kwamè Speaks About His Career As A Producer & MC

    Artist and producer Kwamè guests on The Library with Tim Einenkel. The legendary producer and MC talks about his early days as an artist, the roles Lionel Hampton and Stevie Wonder played in his life as a child, and the origin of his name. Kwamè talks about the high concentration of talent in his...

  • Masta Ace Explains Why Mobb Deep's The Infamous Is Rap's Best Album

    Masta Ace selects Mobb Deep's' "The Infamous" as his Best Album. The Brooklyn MC tells Soren Baker why Havoc & Prodigy's songs such as "Survival Of The Fittest," "Up North Trip," and "Drink Away The Pain'" are so powerful.

  • Diamond D Discusses His New Album Featuring Styles P, Xzibit, Elzhi & More

    Diamond D's newest album is The Diam Piece 2. The LP follows a series that launched in 2014 when the Diggin' In The Crates co-founder dropped his acclaimed first installment. The Bronx, New York MC, producer, and DJ already promises a third volume on the horizon, with the recording done. Speaking...

  • MC Eiht Discusses Working With DJ Premier & Making Peace With DJ Quik

    MC Eiht discusses his Which Way Iz West collaboration album with DJ Premier, on Unique Access. The Compton rapper tells Soren Baker about what makes working with Premier special and expounds upon his "Runn The Blocc" single. Eiht also explains the origins of his DJ Quik beef & what he learned fro...

  • Erick Sermon Discusses His Vernia Album & Previews Music

    Erick Sermon is preparing to release his eighth solo album, Vernia. At Def Squad Studios in Long Island, the Green-Eyed Bandit extensively details his LP featuring Raekwon, N.O.R.E., Too Short, Devin The Dude, No Malice, Big K.R.I.T., Pharrell, Styles P, AZ, Shaquille O'Neal, Xzibit, and David Ba...

  • Tech N9ne Discusses His N9na Album & Being A B-Boy For Life

    Tech N9ne is one of the most prolific Rap artists in his class. For 20 years, the Kansas City, Missouri MC has fed his devoted technicians with 20 albums, handfuls of collaborative projects, EPs, and group work. Notably, every release from Aaron Yates is a mapped out universe and part of a direct...

  • Coming Home: Haiti

    Coming Home is a series of documentary films that follow DJ EFN (of Drink Champs & Crazy Hood Productions) and Garcia, two Cuban-American Hip-Hop artists, as they travel to different countries: Cuba, Peru, Haiti, Vietnam, Colombia and more. The films chronicle the local Hip-Hop scenes, people and...