Rent Roots of Rap on DVD

Roots of Rap

2000 Rated NR 2hr 15m

West Coast meets East Coast in this unique hip-hop concert event simulcast live from Los Angeles and New York, featuring the rappers who brought the genre to everyone's attention, including Sugarhill Gang performing "Rapper's Delight." A second generation of rappers also takes the stage -- such as LL Cool J performing "Jingling Baby" -- with the concert culminating in a historic old-school-meets-new-school rap encore.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; cast and crew interview; behind the scenes footage.