The new Word is Bond Documentary premieres on Showtime featuring Nas, Rakim, Pusha T, Styles P and much more. The documentary looks at the power of lyrics in Hip Hop music. You can see the trailer below and catch the full doc premiering on Showtime on February 16th at 10 pm EST.
WORD IS BOND is a documentary ?lm by Sacha Jenkins that examines the transformative power of lyrics in the world of hip-hop music. What was born on the streets of the South Bronx has now taken root globally, and the young poets of New York have helped to spawn regional dialects everywhere. Through dynamic archival footage, in-depth interviews and verite excursions with artists like Nas, Tech9, J Cole, Rapsody and Anderson .Paak (and many more), Word is Bond explores the many dimensions that hip hop poetics occupy.