Chuck D transports audiences back to hip-hop’s inception and documents the genre’s steps in revolutionizing and challenging America’s history over four decades.
Finding Your Roots is back with another star studded season. Watch as host Henry Louis Gates, Jr. highlights the genealogical backgrounds and ancestral stories of prominent guests that helped to define who they are today.
Tuesdays at 8 p.m.
9 p.m., Tuesday, January 31
Featuring interviews from A-list talent like Killer Mike, Will.i.am, Monie Love, Ice-T, Roxanne Shante, MC Lyte and many more, the series will paint a portrait of the unique relationship between Hip Hop and the political history of the U.S.
9 p.m., Wednesday, February 1
For more than a decade, more than 10,000 engineers and construction workers race to build a brand-new subterranean railroad under London— the Elizabeth Line—London’s new Underground. One of Europe’s biggest engineering projects, the construction teams confront immense challenges.