Inside 9th Wonder’s ‘Soul Sampling’ Class At Duke University

9th Wonder is well-known as a member of Little Brother, as a super producer and now a he’s also a professor of the class “Sampling Soul” at Duke University. Back in January it was originally announced that 9th would teach alongside Professor Mark Anthony Neal in his African American Studies Class at Duke. The course focuses on African American music that has played a major role in the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s, 70s and 80s. The class has been receiving many rave reviews and gaining a lot of press. CBS recently covered a segment of the class itself, capturing reactions of students and Mr. Neal himself.Read more…

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