BNz Story description:
BNz Producer and Brand Newz Brief Host Christopher “Play” Martin introduces a second preview to his up close and personal documentary short that present a question to industry peers and friends “Can Hip Hop Go To School”? In this clip Play features his workshop at NCCU titled The Content of a Culture: The Reason, The Rhythm & The Rhyme. He exposes and ask the group What make a great M.C.? This is part of a documentary short raises the question if Hip Hop culture could assist and be considered a tool to help recruit kids to school and keep them in school. Their answers were not only interesting but also enlightens the viewer about their personal journeys prior to becoming successful. Hip Hop Pioneer Icons and industry leaders include: Grand Master Caz, Grand Wizard Theodore, Andre Harrell, Bryan Michael Cox, J Cole, Dorrough, 9th Wonder, DJ Premier, DJ Pete Rock, Monie Love, Kurtis Blow, Pete DJ Jones, Jim Jones, Freaky Zekey, Kyle Bentley Evans, Roland Martin, Malcom Jamal Warner, Salt ‘n Pepa, Chuck D, Big Daddy Kane, Tony Tone & JDL, Warren Balentine, David Banner, Cee Lo, Buck Shot Shorty, Mr. Cheeks, Chuck Creekmur, Tom Joyner Jr., Jeff Johnson, Rene Daughtery, Dr. Kawachi Clemons, EPMD, Slick Rick, Rakim, Dr. William Smith, DJ Q45, Terrence J, Christopher “Kid” Reid, Speech, Nick Cannon, DMC, Sway and more. The documentary short will also include classic brief performances with MC Lyte, Dana Dane, Doug E Fresh, Kid ‘n Play and others.