Journalism student Nydja Hood started TUTV’s first hip-hop culture and music television show years ago. In her final episode before graduating, Nydja performs her own work during this episode’s Poetry Spotlight segment. Special guest Jamai from NBC’s The Voice performs a song he wrote live and also discusses what it was like to appear on national television. Additionally, Hip Hop History examines the long tradition of activism in the genre since hip hop’s inception. Also included in this episode is an interview with local rap group Village of the Smoke and the season’s last rap battle.
Watch this jam-packed finale this Friday, July 13 at 2 and 10 p.m. on TUTV (Comcast 50/Verizon 45/online)