From 'Juice', to 'Wild Style' and '8 Mile', here are some of the best hip-hop soundtracks that brought emerging artists to the mainstream.
A history of Blaxploitation film soundtracks that helped define the genre, and the musicians who asserted their street cred by writing their scores.
The murders of hip-hop superstars Tupac Shakur (aka 2Pac) and Notorious B.I.G (aka Biggie Smalls) are examined in a new US TV special on Fox
Former Sex Pistol Steve Jones is to win a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, for his longtime role as a Los Angeles radio personality.
Hip-Hop artists have always waged war on conventional music – and each other. Braggadocio is always there, but it got out of control and ended in tragedy.