Parents' Guide to

Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

More negative representations of hip-hop culture.

TV VH1 Reality TV 2012
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age 16+

Based on 5 parent reviews

age 14+

This title has:

Too much swearing
age 12+

REALLY More negative representations of hip-hop culture.

1 It does not represent the hip hop culture, and secondly it is not a negative representation. I contains various forms of music; mostly RAP. Why would someone assume it a negative representation? Well it is simply honest with all the drama. Like a Black or Urban version of Dynasty or Days of our Lives. It depicts the ruff and sassy flare only found in America. yeah the "bros" are hard on sisters the thing is don't forget honey is sweetest when kissed.

Is It Any Good?

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This voyeuristic reality spin-off shows a darker side of the male-dominated hip-hop music industry by pitting women against each other as they attempt to build their careers and secure their relationships. Despite choosing to be part of this world, many of the women featured in Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta don't appear to be happy with their choice to be a part of this culture.

While some of the women are defining themselves by the men they're with, others seem to have found their own voice and are attempting to empower themselves within this community. But the amount of arguing, swearing, and other inappropriate behavior featured here makes it hard to hear them.

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