A taster of our poets' spoken word responses to Bashy's track 'Black Boys'
Solomon O.B.'s poem delves into black identity. Live from Hull.
Reuben Field's poem 'Tom' shows how words can damage, and heal
Amina Jama's poem muses on the black women at the centre of black men's lives
Asma Elbadawi's poem takes apart male fragility. Live from Hull.
Liam McCormick's poem Beast is a stark look at abuse and male mental health
Isaiah Hull's poem Yoshimitsu explores growing up in his home town, Old Trafford
Denmarc Creary turned up at a workshop, one week later he would perform to 12,000 people.
Meet the 6 Words First finalists for 2015/16...
Get the lowdown on all things spoken word with our beginner's guide
Check out the performances from the launch of our Words First workshops in Leeds.
A young kid spies on his local community from the top of his tower block
The Roundhouse welcomes Kate Tempest to the stage for an epic reading.
We arrive in Scotland to take a look at some more amazing spoken word artists.
1Xtra searches the capital for more home-grown spoken word talent.
An exploration into the world of Spoken Word
The West Midlands is the latest stop in our tour to discover UK spoken word.
George The Poet, Hollie Poetry, and Mikill Pane joined us at The Roundhouse in London.
Birmingham's very own Deci4Life drops by to chat all things spoken word with Target
DJ Target welcomes GREEDs to the studio to get the lowdown on the spoken word scene
Five original short films, exclusive to BBC iPlayer.
Check out the talent from stop #2 on 1Xtra's celebration of the spoken word.
Deci4life star in this film celebrating 1Xtra's relationship with Birmingham
We wrap up our tour of spoken word talent with a trip to the South West.
Check out some spoken word performances from George The Poet, Kate Tempest and Deci4Life