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  1. Big Brothers: Urban Music Mentors

    DJ Target explores the unique relationship between a mentor and their protege.

    First broadcast: 27 Jul 2014

  2. Deeper Than Skin

    Clara Amfo investigates why so many young black people are skin bleaching.

    First broadcast: 20 Jul 2014

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  3. Speak Britannia

    Toddla T explores how accents and dialects can help and hinder in music and everyday life.

    First broadcast: 13 Jul 2014

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  4. Future RnB

    Jamz Supernova explores the exciting and experimental world of future RnB.

    First broadcast: 29 Jun 2014

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  5. The Story of Q-Tip

    Benji B tells the story of Q-Tip, founding member of A Tribe Called Quest.

    First broadcast: 22 Jun 2014

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  6. Sound of the Police

    Journalist Boya Dee explores the state of relations between young people and the police.

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2014

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  7. Ghostwriting in Hip Hop

    DJ Semtex explores the hidden world of ghostwriting in hip hop.

    First broadcast: 11 May 2014

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  8. Divided Loyalties

    DJ Semtex explores positive and negative experiences of being mixed race in 2014.

    First broadcast: 04 May 2014

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  9. Muhammad Ali: The Hip Hop Heavyweight

    Charlie Sloth explores the links between hip hop and heavyweight boxer Muhammad Ali.

    First broadcast: 27 Apr 2014

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  10. 1994: Hip Hop's Finest Hour

    Nick Bright goes on a journey through one of the greatest years in hip hop history.

    First broadcast: 20 Apr 2014

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  11. This Is New Africa

    DJ Edu explores why UK artists of African heritage are heading back to Africa to make it.

    First broadcast: 23 Mar 2014

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  12. Rodigan and the New Roots Reggae Movement

    DJ David Rodigan explores Jamaica's New Roots Movement.

    First broadcast: 09 Mar 2014

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  13. Toddla T in Jamaica

    Toddla T journeys through Jamaica exploring how Jamaican music has influenced UK musi.

    First broadcast: 02 Mar 2014

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  14. Colour on the Catwalk

    Sarah Jane Crawford looks at the realities of the modelling world for non-white models.

    First broadcast: 09 Feb 2014

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  15. Hot for 2014

    MistaJam takes a look at the artists Radio 1Xtra is tipping for big things in 2014.

    First broadcast: 05 Jan 2014

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  16. Katy B: Access All Areas

    Clara Amfo hangs out backstage with Katy B at 1Xtra Live in Bournemouth.

    First broadcast: 15 Dec 2013

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  17. John Newman: Access All Areas

    Clara Amfo hangs out backstage with John Newman at 1Xtra Live in Liverpool.

    First broadcast: 08 Dec 2013

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  18. No Place Like Home

    Three young people tell Sarah Jane Crawford what it is like to grow up in care in the UK.

    First broadcast: 01 Dec 2013

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  19. The Hip Hop Debate

    A Dot and Benny Scarrs join Nihal to discuss some of the big issues in hip hop.

    First broadcast: 24 Nov 2013

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  20. A$AP Rocky and the Harlem Hustlers

    DJ Semtex introduces A$AP Rocky, the A$AP Mob and the hustlers from Harlem.

    First broadcast: 17 Nov 2013

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  21. Charlie Sloth's Trainers

    Charlie Sloth is a man who likes his trainers - a lot. Find out more about his obsession!

    First broadcast: 10 Nov 2013

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  22. Gone Too Soon: Series 3

    1Xtra assesses the legacies of artists who left us too soon.

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  23. The Story of Hip Hop in the Movies

    From rappers-turned-actors to dramas and soundtracks, hear how hip hop and films collide.

    First broadcast: 29 Sep 2013

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  24. The Story of Wiley

    Pioneering, creative, unpredictable - 1Xtra gets to know the real Wiley.

    First broadcast: 22 Sep 2013

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  25. The Hardest Choice: Marrying Faith

    Nel Hedayat's dilemma is choosing between her faith, her career and her role as a wife.

    First broadcast: 08 Sep 2013

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  26. We Have a Dream

    'I have a dream...' How might Martin Luther King's speech sound today?

    First broadcast: 01 Sep 2013

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  27. Chris Lighty: Hip Hop's Money Man

    Music, culture and life.

    First broadcast: 25 Aug 2013

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  28. The Story of Naughty Boy

    From Deal Or No Deal to No 1 selling producer and artist, this is Naughty Boy's story.

    First broadcast: 18 Aug 2013

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  29. Lauryn Hill and The Miseducation

    Trevor Nelson looks at Lauryn Hill and her classic debut album 'The Miseducation of'.

    First broadcast: 04 Aug 2013

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  30. Building a Movement: The Story of Muslim Hip Hop

    1Xtra gives you a rare insight into how Muslim rappers are combining rhymes and Islam.

    First broadcast: 21 Jul 2013

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