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The Art of Rap posted online for streaming via VH1

September 14, 2012

VH1 has posted the entire length of Ice-T’s documentary on rapping, Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap, online after airing the documentary as a part of its Rock Docs series. The documentary features Ice-T interviewing a plethora of emcees of varying eras and styles, including KRS-ONE, Doug E. Fresh, Ice Cube, Nas, Yasiin Bey, Black Thought, and more. Stream it here below or check it out on VH1’s site.

posted: September 14th, 2012, 5:24pm



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