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First Family of Hip Hop

Season 1
5.5201718+
Forty years after matriarch Sylvia was dubbed "The Mother of Hip Hop" for bringing rap into the mainstream, the next generation of Robinsons are working at the label and looking to make their own stamp on history in different ways.
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  1. 1. The Empire Strikes Back
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    January 12, 2017
    43min
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    Family patriarch Leland wants to sit back while the publishing checks from his family’s legendary hits roll in. Meanwhile, the younger generation is racing to get their own piece of the pie.
  2. 2. Guess Who's Not Coming to Dinner?
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    January 22, 2017
    43min
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    Leland struggles to assert his role as boss in the face of challenges with the younger Robinson generation. Meanwhile, Darnell's high-octane argument with Eseni and club-hopping quest to find Sugarhill's next big artist lands him in the hospital.
  3. 3. Step up or Shut Up
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    January 28, 2017
    43min
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    A talk with rapper Raekwon lights a fire under Rhondo to step up and show he's the heir to the Sugarhill throne, while Leland's friend Biz Markie champions that the kids are the future of the company
  4. 4. Who’s Got Game?
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    January 12, 2017
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    Leland attempts to unite the Robinsons by throwing a family basketball game, but his hope for family harmony is short-lived when Shanell and Darnell faceoff.
  5. 5. Hostile Takeover
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    January 18, 2017
    43min
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    Rhondo rallies the rest of the men to confront Big Lee with their concerns about how he's running Sugarhill Records.
  6. 6. Papa Said Knock It Off
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    March 4, 2017
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    While Shanell debuts her album to music industry execs, Rhondo tries to get Darnell on board with being part of his presentation to Leland.
  7. 7. Facing the Music
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    March 12, 2017
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    hanell faces obstacles in her personal life with Somaya, while Darnell and Eseni wonder whether to revisit their relationship.
  8. 8. Passing the Torch
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    March 18, 2017
    43min
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    Nerves and competitiveness kick in as the family takes the stage to show Leland what each one of them has to offer the label and old conflicts resurface.

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