First Family of Hip Hop

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  • 2017
  • 1 Season
  • 5.5  (19)

This reality series looks in on the lives of the family of Sylvia Robinson, the late founder of Sugar Hill Records. Robinson died in 2011, but her descendants still consider themselves to be hip hop royalty, so their lives are worthy of cable-TV scrutiny. The series debuted on the Bravo cable network in January 2017.

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Passing the Torch
8. Passing the Torch
March 19, 2017
Leland is ready to pick a successor at Sugarhill. The family takes the stage to show him what each one of them has to offer the label, and old conflicts resurface.
Facing the Music
7. Facing the Music
March 12, 2017
A big presentation hovers for Leland as the Robinsons fight for the Sugarhill throne. Also, Rhondo and LeA make peace with Shanell but continue to doubt her real motives; Shanell comes up against obstacles in her personal life; and Lelo's former life catches up with him as he scurries to prove himself to his father.
Papa Said Knock It Off
6. Papa Said Knock It Off
March 5, 2017
With the family collapsing, Leland tries to smooth things over. He approaches Shanell about her betrayal of Rhondo, and after Darnell won't leave the house, Big Lee takes action.
Hostile Takeover
5. Hostile Takeover
February 19, 2017
Leland presents LeA with an offer but his strong-willed daughter has thoughts of her own. Meanwhile, Rhondo arouses the rest of the Robinson men to aproach Big Lee with their questions about how he's running Sugarhill Records.
Who's Got Game?
4. Who's Got Game?
February 12, 2017
Darnell splurges on a lavish present to prove his love to Eseni; Leland tries to unite the Robinsons by hosting a family basketball game.
Step Up or Shut Up
3. Step Up or Shut Up
January 29, 2017
Rhondo is influenced by a discussion with rapper Raekwon to step up and prove he's heir to the family throne. Also, Darnell throws out new ideas to Leland; a sit-down between Lady Luck and LeA erupts into a screaming ordeal; and Lelo goes to court.
Guess Who's Not Coming to Dinner?
2. Guess Who's Not Coming to Dinner?
January 22, 2017
Patriarch Leland fights to keep his role as boss while facing troubles with the younger generation. Meanwhile, Darnell looks for Sugar Hill's next big artist but ends up in the hospital, and LeA gathers the clan for a cookout
The Empire Strikes Back
1. The Empire Strikes Back
January 15, 2017
The Robinson family fights to keep peace in the series opener of this reality show highlighting a family's quest to put hip-hop label Sugar Hill Records back in the lead.
Description

This reality series looks in on the lives of the family of Sylvia Robinson, the late founder of Sugar Hill Records. Robinson died in 2011, but her descendants still consider themselves to be hip hop royalty, so their lives are worthy of cable-TV scrutiny. The series debuted on the Bravo cable network in January 2017.

First Family of Hip Hop is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on January 15, 2017.

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First Family of Hip Hop is available for streaming on the Bravo website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch First Family of Hip Hop on demand at Amazon, hayu, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    January 15, 2017
  • IMDB Rating
    5.5  (19)