Netflix Developing ‘Rhythm & Flow’ Hip-Hop Competition Show From John Legend, Jeff Gaspin (Exclusive)

Netflix Developing ‘Rhythm & Flow’ Hip-Hop Competition Show From John Legend, Jeff Gaspin (Exclusive)
ABC, NBC, and Fox all have new music competitions in the works. Now Netflix wants in on the action.

Variety has learned that the streaming service is developing “Rhythm & Flow,” a new show from producer John Legend and his Get Lifted Film Co. and former NBC executive Jeff Gaspin and Primary Wave Entertainment. The unscripted series is a classic shiny-floor music competition that focuses on a particular genre: hip-hop music.

No talent is attached at this stage to the project, which has yet to receive a series order from Netflix. There is no indication as to whether Legend would be involved in the show in an on-camera capacity. Representatives for Netflix and Primary Wave declined to comment.

Netflix has found recent success in original unscripted programming with documentary-style series such as Emmy winner “Making a Murderer” and Emmy nominee “The Keepers,” as well as in the variety-talk genre with Chelsea Handler’s “Chelsea.” The
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