By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem

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  • 2020
  • 1 Season
  • 7.3  (27)

By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem is a four-part docu-series that brings to life the true story of America's Black Mecca.

By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem
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Power
4. Power
November 29, 2020
New voices like The Black Panthers offer a message to Black America: reform is not enough; it's time for revolution. The call for Black Power sparks a cultural shift not just in Harlem, but around the world, as Black music infiltrates the mainstream.
Crossroads
3. Crossroads
November 22, 2020
The rich diversity of the Harlem population shapes new forms of music that draw on different sounds and styles heard around the neighborhood, like R&B, jazz, soul, mambo, blues, and 'boogaloo,' all of which reflect the common goal of racial justice.
Freedom Songs
2. Freedom Songs
November 15, 2020
A musical, political and spiritual revolution gains momentum across Black America, inspiring Jazz greats John Coltrane, Charlie Mingus and Max Roach to express their activism through their instruments, and Abbey Lincoln to vocalize her pain in song.
Mecca
1. Mecca
November 8, 2020
1960s Harlem is the 'cultural capital of Black America,' but the community faces rising tensions. All over the country, civil rights protests are proliferating and as the decade unfolds, music gives voice to a community fighting for justice.
By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times Of Godfather Of Harlem
By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times Of Godfather Of Harlem

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By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem is a four-part docu-series that brings to life the true story of America's Black Mecca. By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (4 episodes). The series first aired on November 8, 2020.

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By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem is available for streaming on the EPIX website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch By Whatever Means Necessary: The Times of Godfather of Harlem on demand at Apple TV+ and Amazon Prime.

  • Premiere Date
    November 8, 2020
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (27)