Netflix has released the trailers to its upcoming documentary series,Rapture, directed by Sacha Jenkins, Ben Selkow, Geeta Gandbhir, Steven Caple Jr., Marcus A. Clarke, and Gabriel Noble. Premiering at SXSW this Saturday March 17, Rapture launches globally on Netflix March 30.
From Mass Appeal and executive producers Sacha Jenkins, Peter Bittenbender and Ben Selkow, Rapture stares directly into the bright light that hip hop culture shines on the world and doesn’t blink. Over 8 episodes and featuring a diverse swath of artists — Nas and Dave East, T.I., Rapsody, Logic, G-Eazy, A Boogie wit da Hoodie, 2 Chainz and Just Blaze – Rapture dives into the artists’ lives with their families and friends, to sitting front row in the studio and grinding on tour, to experiencing the ecstatic power of moving the crowd.
Nas + Dave East: Commonly referred to as one of the greatest rappers alive, and selling over 25 million records since Illmatic’s debut in 1994, Nas’ career has seen heights that few peers in hip hop or entertainment can rival. Rapture follows Nas through his day to day life and introduces viewers to his family, friends, and work life. Fans will discover how he continues to hustle every day to stay on top, while working with a new generation of talent like Dave East to continue influencing the game.