This timely limited doc series re-contextualizes the role the irrepressible women of hip hop played throughout the revolutionary genre.

ASĀ HIP-HOPĀ CELEBRATESĀ 50 years of trailblazing this year, Netflix is spotlighting the women who have shaped the genreā€™s legacy with unrelenting confidence, even when it was an uphill battle to garner any respect or recognition for doing so. In the first trailer forĀ Ladies First: A Story of Women in Hip-Hop, the four-episode docuseries premiering Aug. 9, generations of artists ā€” fromĀ Queen LatifahĀ and Remy Ma to Tierra Whack andĀ LattoĀ ā€” give each other and themselves their hard-earned flowers.