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Episode 4: Unexpected Contributors To Hip Hop!

Romesh Ranganathan brings his love, knowledge and passion of hip hop to BBC Radio 2. This week Romesh showcases some of the unlikely suspects involved in hip hop!

In episode 4, Romesh brings the series to a close as he tries to make you love hip hop just like he does!

He discusses the worldwide misuse of 50 Cent's - In Da Club and talks about all things backpack rap!

In each episode Romesh takes a deep dive into a hip hop topic, so tonight he explores the people involved in hip hop that you just might not have expected. From Texas to Daniel Radcliffe and a track from Rag'n'Bone Man like you've never heard him before.

And Romesh finishes off the series with huge tracks from Grandmaster Flash, Ice Cube, Coolio and 2Pac.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Coolio

    Gangsta's Paradise (feat. L.V.)

    • (CD Single).
    • Tommy Boy Music.
  • Lauryn Hill

    Everything is Everything

    • Columbia/Ruff House.
  • Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five

    The Message

    • (CD Single).
    • Deep Beats.
  • 2Pac

    California Love (feat. Dr. Dre & Roger Troutman)

    • DEATH ROW.
  • Ice Cube

    It Was a Good Day

    • CD SINGLE.
    • Fourth And Broadway.
  • New Order

    World In Motion

    • Snap It Up! (Various Artists).
    • CBS.
  • Andrew Cole


  • Memphis Depay

    No Love

  • Wu-Tang Clan & Texas


  • Elton John & Eminem


  • Rag’n’Bone Man


    • (CD Single).
    • Columbia.
    • 001.
  • Jam Baxter, OG Rootz & Rag’n’Bone Man


  • 50 Cent

    In Da Club

    • (CD Single).
    • Interscope.
    • 1.
  • Mobb Deep & Big Noyd

    The Learning

  • Nicki Minaj


  • Queens of the Stone Age

    The Way You Used To Do (6 Music Session, 24 Aug 2017)

  • House of Pain

    Jump Around

    • XL.


  • Sat 28 Aug 2021 21:00