"Shines light on an evolving story colored, but not confined, by its heritage."
"Insightful and complex."
"Reconciles the difference between 'dope Asian rapper' and 'dope rapper who's Asian.' The difference goes way past semantics."
- ROLLING STONE
"Takes viewers deep into their world–a world that's often full of skeptics."
"It's not just a story about hip-hop, it's a story about the United States."
"The documentary shines a light on one of rap's most underrepresented factions and exposes a thriving culture of wit, dopeness for dopeness' sake."
"A fresh, creative, and fulfilling journey."
"Bad Rap frames this adversity as a struggle for respect in the face of timeless racial epithets and seemingly insurmountable stereotypes."
- THE RINGER
"An incredible and honest look."
"Raises questions with a clear-sightedness and formal deftness."
"A conversation starter."
- FAST COMPANY
"Asian hip-hop artists are given a voice."
- NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
"A survey of hip-hop's troubled history with Asian Americans."
- NBC NEWS
"A springboard for Asian-American rappers to prove to the world that they're worthy of our attention."
- HIGH SNOBIETY