VCU Libraries

Research Guides

Hip hop, Rap & R&B

Media Research

Using the VCU Libraries Search, limit your search to "Material Type" (left column) / "Audio Visual," "Audio CD" or "DVD". Search for a particular artist or subject such as one of the following:

  • African American Youth -- Songs and Music
  • African Americans -- Music
  • Hip-hop or Hip Hop
  • Music and Race
  • Rap (Music) (Dance)
  • Rap Musicians
  • Rhythm and Blues Music, Popular Music or Popular Culture

Selected documentaries are listed below.