Video: Bilal Introduces "Being Bilal" Web Series, 1st Episode: Atlanta
We all know “reality TV” got almost nothing to do with reality, but the popularity of the form has opened up some space for a whole new wave of independent documentary video–especially in the sphere of music. If news of a Res documentary were not enough of a case in point, take this new viral web TV series from Roni Nicole, following Bilal as he moves through the spaces and places of his musical journey. This first joint captures the singer in Atlanta, tearing up stages, drinking Red Stripes, speaking to fans and reflecting on autism, broken relationships and the literary influence of Iceberg Slim. Watch above and stay tuned for the next episode.