A journey though the world of global Hip Hop
Industry Number 1 Hip-Hop collective launch A Way Of Life a journey though the world of global hip hop. A feature length documentary covering the expansion of the most significant musical movement of modern times.
Shot over a span of two years in 21 locations across the globe ‘A Way Of Life’ explores Hip-Hop culture from music to graffiti, beat boxing and break-dancing. The film highlights Hip-Hop’s progression through it’s near 40 year existence, from an underground subculture of New York “Bronx” Hip-Hop to London’s Grime scene and MPC battles in Japan.
Interviews include up and coming as well as established artists such as KRS- One (USA), Skinnyman (UK), Jeru The Damaja (USA), Doppelgangaz (USA), Lord Finesse (USA) & Big Narstie (UK) illustrating their talent, background & the socio- cultural environments that influence their music.
“Hip hop is a basic attitude against oppression, the attitude that my voice isn’t being heard, and I’m going make my voice heard no matter what, that goes across all races of people, all cultures“- KRS-One
‘A Way Of Life’ gives prominence to a culture that has gone beyond music, providing an accessible platform of expression for millions of people across the globe.