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On today's programme the first full album from Kanye West and Jay Z (Pictured copyright Getty), The Help and Hiroshi Sugimoto in Edinburgh.

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Fri 12 Aug 2011 12:32GMT


  • Jay Z and Kanye West

    Two of the biggest names in hip hop have come together to create Watch The Throne. It's been a long time coming but is it any good?

    Duration: 06:17

  • Hiroshi Sugimoto in Edinburgh

    Pioneering Japanese photographer + 400,000 volt generator and bingo! This is what light itself looks like.

    Duration: 05:38

  • The Help

    New novel adaptation The Help is set in racist Mississippi in 1960s America. A Disney produced blockbuster with heart? Alynda Wheat reviews from Los Angeles.

    Duration: 05:16