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BBC Radio 1Xtra's Stories Episode guide

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Colour on the Catwalk

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

    First broadcast: 09 Feb 2014

  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. Gone Too Soon: Series 3

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

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  14. 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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  15. The Story of Wiley

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

    First broadcast: 22 Sep 2013

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  16. 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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  17. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. Iggy Azalea's Ultimate Mixtape

    Iggy Azalea introduces the music that inspired her to create the ultimate mixtape.

    First broadcast: 07 Jul 2013

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  23. Joey Bada$$ and the New Brooklyn

    Joey Bada$$ takes 1Xtra's DJ Semtex on a tour of his neighbourhood in Brooklyn, New York.

    First broadcast: 16 Jun 2013

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  24. The Drink Debate

    The Take It On trainees bin the bottle and investigate the drinking scene.

    First broadcast: 26 May 2013

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  25. Our Double Lives

    What do you do if you don't want the life your family want for you? Nihal finds out.

    First broadcast: 05 May 2013

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  26. Is Grime a Dirty Word?

    DJ Target asks why grime often gets abandoned once artists start gaining recognition.

    First broadcast: 07 Apr 2013

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  27. Like Father, Like Son?

    Seani B meets young British-Caribbean dads serious about being there for their kids.

    First broadcast: 24 Mar 2013

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  28. UKG: 10

    DJ Cameo tries to identify the ten tracks which define the history of UK garage.

    First broadcast: 17 Mar 2013

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  29. Grime Mums

    MistaJam reveals the debts owed by a selection of leading grime artists to their mums!

    First broadcast: 10 Mar 2013

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  30. Coming Out

    Adele Roberts looks at what it is like for young people coming out in the UK.

    First broadcast: 24 Feb 2013

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