Parents' Guide to

This Is Hot 97

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Some edgy humor behind the scenes at hip-hop radio station.

TV VH1 Reality TV 2014
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Community Reviews

age 15+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 18+

Racist and supporters of oppression

I listen to the morning talk regularly and it's sad to hear entire segments separating people into black and white categories. This group sits there and claims to be "woke" and call other people racist, when everything thats been said for the last hour is the definition of racism. The ignorance is comical as well as infuriating. This group adds to the opression problem by continually pushing the special/different treatment of one person vs another based off your religion/color/gender.
age 12+

U guys should be thrown out all 3 of u racist ignorant morons

I use to listen to them for years until they started to show how racist they are and ignorant I’m a Jew and to listen to them talk bad about my country not living there everyday life talking so much shit cousins drama between people instead of peace is ugly and u guys lost 60 % of ur listeners

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (2 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

From watching the staff compete for the highest number of tweets, to cameo appearances by artists like Kanye West and Macklemore, the series offers a fun look at the off-mic world of one of New York City's most popular hip hop radio stations.

No doubt that hip hop fans will be drawn to the series, but thanks to the surprising comedic talent of some of the cast, the show's running gags and quirky moments create some worthwhile viewing moments. It's a show that doesn't take itself too seriously, and fits the bill if you are looking for some lighthearted reality fare.

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