The evolution of drill music [STREET SOLDIERS]

Drill music is one of the most exciting new developments in hip hop, starting in Chicago, making its way to London and now embraced in Brooklyn. Now, artists from other music genres are taking notice.

Athletes and activism [STREET SOLDIERS]

Professional sports hold a special place in American culture, but never before have so many of our biggest sports stars stood up for social justice and donated their time and money to worthy causes. But it hasn't always been easy or popular.

Talking about race with your children [STREET SOLDIERS]

The shocking murders of Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd have increased fears of what can happen to unarmed black men when targeted by racism and underscored the urgency of what is known in black culture as The Talk. Now, it's time for all of us to listen.

Race in the Fashion Industry [STREET SOLDIERS]

For decades,fashion has used black culture to make established brands more popular. Now there are major moves to demonstrate Black Lives Matter all the way to the boardroom, and a trailblazing black supermodel is leading the way.

The Impact of the coronavirus pandemic [STREET SOLDIERS]

The coronavirus pandemic has changed all of our lives in ways we could never have imagined. STREET SOLDIERS speaks with New York officials, musicians and experts about the impact of the pandemic on the hip-hop community and in our everyday lives.