• Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap (2012)

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Release Date: June 15th, 2012

DVD Release Date: September 18th, 2012

R|1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary
Ice-T travels coast to coast interviewing rap performers such as Q-Tip, Common and Kanye West to pay tribute to the musical art form.

Director: Ice-T , Andy Baybutt

Genres: Music, Documentary

Production Co: Final Level Entertainment

Distributors: Indomina

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  • An insightful film about the creative talents that have made hip-hop an original, enduring American musical tradition. show more

  • Ice-T delivers a love letter to hip-hop with Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap. show more

  • The Art of Rap was made by a hip-hop fiend for hip-hop fiends. I fit the description, and it's difficult for me to approach the film as an outsider. But if novices can make it through the barrage of interviews with artists they don't know, they'll learn plenty about a craft still grossly misrepresented by the mass media. show more

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