A new show is coming to Netflix produced by Nas called “The Get Down”. The show is described as, “mythic saga of how New York at the brink of bankruptcy gave birth to a new art form. Set in New York in 1977, this music-driven drama series chronicles the rise of hip-hop and the last days of disco -– told through the lives, music, art and dance of the South Bronx kids who would change the world forever.”
“The Get Down” premieres August 12th and has a serious backing of producers including executive producer Nas and associate producer Grand Master Flash. Jaden Smith has one of the starring roles as Dizzee Kipling and is joined by Shameik Moore, Justice Smith, Herizen Guardiola and others.