A feature-length documentary film about hip-hop DJing, otherwise known as turntablism. From the South Bronx in the 1970s to San Francisco now, the world's best scratchers, beat-diggers, party-rockers, and producers wax poetic on beats, breaks, battles, and the infinite possibilities of vinyl. Written by
Did You Know?
In the DVD commentary, director Doug Pray says that he was having a lot of difficult arranging interviews with many DJs, until DJ Qbert signed on. After Qbert's interview, DJs started calling Pray volunteering themselves. See more
Apologies and respect to the many great DJ's and others who we were unable to be included in this film. See more
Performed by Eric B. & Rakim
Written by Eric B.
(as Eric Barrier) & 'Rakim (I)' (as William Griffin)
Courtesy of MCA Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises See more