In an on going effort, for many media outlets, to understand the inner workings on this culture we call Hip Hop, CNN’s camera’s took a look at last weeks Rap Summit.

Talking to World Beat producers, they had the following to say, “Def Jam founder Russell Simmons brought together artists, labels, lawmakers and industry experts in a summit to address the future of the musical genre. After all the talking, World Beat examines exactly what was achieved and where Hip Hop can go from here.”

Many artists and label executives will be featured on the show, including: Russell Simmons, Sean Combs, Chuck D, Giggy Tah & More.

The show, World Beat, airs this weekend- 12am Saturday / 3:30 PM Sunday (Eastern Standard).