NEW YORK, NY – May 26, 2020 – WE tv announced today a virtual viewing party of “Untold Stories of Hip Hop ‘In Quarantine’,” hosted by legendary hip hop radio host Angie Martinez, on Thursday, May 28th. In this extension of the acclaimed “Untold Stories of Hip Hop,” Angie and her guests find themselves, like so many of us, navigating the current situation of quarantine and social distancing. Returning stars, including Fat Joe, Ja Rule, Nelly, and more, join Angie to look back at their original, illuminating interviews, catch up on what’s happened since, and reveal new untold stories along the way.
Each week, Angie will invite friends from across hip hop and pop culture to join her in an exclusive virtual viewing party of “Untold Stories of Hip Hop,” with series guests returning via Zoom to look back at the never-before-heard stories they shared and maybe share a few more in the process. Over drinks, games, and more, Angie and her friends will also be joined by celeb fans eager to share their own takes on what went down.
“Untold Stories of Hip Hop” featured never-before-told tales from the biggest names in hip hop, including interviews with Cardi B, Snoop Dogg, Queen Latifah, Ice Cube, Nelly, A$AP Rocky, DJ Khaled, Wyclef Jean, Ja Rule, Fat Joe and more. Host Angie Martinez has been a beloved and influential fixture on hip hop radio for more than three decades. She has interviewed legends and luminaries such as Tupac Shakur, The Notorious B.I.G., Jay-Z, and President Barack Obama.
The series is produced by Entertainment One (eOne), Marwar Junction Productions, and Creature Films, with Executive Producers Tara Long for eOne, Allison Berkley and Joseph Freed for Marwar Junction Productions, and Mark Ford and Kevin Lopez for Creature Films. Host Angie Martinez also serves as an Executive Producer on the series. Lauren P. Gellert and David Stefanou are Executive Producers for WE tv.
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