Rapper Scarface On The Influence Of ‘Scarface’ Film On Hip Hop | The Beat With Ari Melber | MSNBC

MSNBC’s Ari Melber cites the influence of Brian De Palma’s classic film “Scarface” on hip hop, featuring a montage of rap references to the classic 'rags to riches story' alongside iconic lines from the film, and asks legendary rapper Scarface (Brad Jordan) about the film's impact on him. Jordan says the film spoke to him because it showed how a person can rise from nothing. This is an excerpt from a longer segment also discussing Jordan's covid-19 diagnosis, and featuring New Orleans-based reporter John Stanton. (This interview is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber, a news show covering politics, law and culture airing nightly at 6pm ET on MSNBC. http://www.thebeatwithari.com). Aired on 5/19/2020.
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Rapper Scarface On The Influence Of ‘Scarface’ Film On Hip Hop | The Beat With Ari Melber | MSNBC
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