This Is the Life: How the West Was One
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This Is the Life: How the West Was One
Explore the origins of contemporary hip-hop as filmmaker Ava DuVernay takes viewers back to 1989, when a group of L.A. teenagers made it their mission to expand the musical boundaries of hip-hop. Every week, the teens would gather in a local health food store called "The Good Life." United by their love of hip-hop, the creative adolescents began experimenting with new rhyme patterns, melodic concepts, and lyrical styles in order to keep their music fresh. Twenty years later, their innovations would be used by some of the biggest stars on the hip-hop scene. So why is it that the very… More

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