The first look and premiere date for Rhythm + Flow, Netflix’s first music competition series, has been unveiled. Featuring hip-hop icons Cardi B, Chance the Rapper, and T.I. as judges, the series debuts Oct. 9.
The judges will search for the next hip-hop sensation, bringing together industry legends across a multi-city search in hip-hop epicenters Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta and Chicago, to find raw talent and help undiscovered artists pursue their come up.
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Companies involved in the show include Gaspin Media, Jesse Collins Entertainment, and Get Lifted Film Co. Executive producers are Jeff Gaspin for Gaspin Media; Jesse Collins for Jesse Collins Entertainment; Nikki Boella; John Legend, Mike Jackson, and Ty Stiklorius for Get Lifted Film Co.; Jeff Pollack; Cardi B; Chance the Rapper; and Tip “T.I.” Harris
Cardi B debuted the teaser during her co-headlining set at the 2019 Made In America Festival. New episodes of Rhythm + Flow will roll out each Wednesday, with different phases of the competition featured across 10 hour-long episodes:
Week 1 (Wednesday, October 09): The Auditions (episodes 1-4)
Week 2 (Wednesday, October 16): Cyphers, Rap Battles & Music Videos (episodes 5-7)
Week 3 (Wednesday, October 23): Samples, Collaborations & Finale (episodes 8-10.