What are the best music docuseries?

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    Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music is a documentary series that stars Dermot Mulroney, Todd Boyd, and Ahmir-Khalib Thompson. The 8-episode mini-series was first released in 2016.

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    Cindy Lu
    Written on October 1, 2018
    "This a must watch for anyone who lives and breathes for the love of art and music. It's truly one of those documentaries which will make you think about how iconic the musicians of the past and present are in molding positive and impactful changes."
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    #2Sonic Highways

    Sonic Highways

    Sonic Highways is a 2014 music documentary series about the band Foo Fighters and the documentary name is taken from their album of the same title. It stars Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, and Rami Jaffee.

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    Peter Larson
    Written on October 1, 2018
    "I have always been an avid fan of Foo Fighters' music so I didn't miss out on watching this docuseries that they made for their eight album on their 20th anniversary as a band. Fan or not, I think audiences will enjoy this series because it speaks of the fundamantals of a musician."
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    #3Behind The Music

    Behind The Music

    Behind the Music is a documentary television series that stars various musicians and follows their life stories. The biographical series stars  Jim Forbes, David Wild, and Rick Rubin and was first released in 1997.

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    Donna Hawkins
    Written on October 1, 2018
    "Behind the music has always been a show I subconciously watched as I grew up and I think it's one of the reasons why my appreciation for musicians grew further. I'm a little bummed that the only thing u can watch legally are clips of the show."
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    #4Metal Evolution

    Metal Evolution

    Metal Evolution is a documentary television series that shares various points of history in the metal genre. It mainly features Sam Dunn, Scott Ian, and Bruce Dickinson and it has a total of twelve episodes that ran for a span of 2011-2014.

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    Jorge Torres
    Written on October 1, 2018
    "Metalhead or not, this is a docuseries you should not sleep on."
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    #5Rebel Music

    Rebel Music

    Rebel Music is a six-part MTV documentary series that shows how young people use art and music to inspire change in their community despite the risking their lives. The series has two seasons and was first released in 2014.

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    Aadhya Jhadav
    Written on October 1, 2018
    "This docuseries was very inspiring and i did not expect it to be as such since it's from MTV but I was proven wrong as I witness the storie of these young budding artists and musicians who go to great lengths to pursue their passions."
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    #6BTS: Burn The Stage

    BTS: Burn The Stage

    BTS: Burn The Stage is a web television documentary series by YouTube that follows the K-pop boy group BTS on their Wings world tour and tells of their triumphs and struggles. It was released on March 28, 2018, and has 8 episodes.

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    Patricia Arnold
    Written on October 1, 2018
    "I love Bangtan so much 😍♥️ Watching this documentary series showed me a different, but very much insightful side of them as artists and people. This is why they are the world's best boy group, they never fail to inspire and move their fans through their music, words, and actions 💯🔥"
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    Rapture is a Netflix Originals music docuseries that features recording artists such as Logic, Nas, and Dave East as they share their journey that shows hip-hop's global impact. It was first released in 2018 with 8 episodes.

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    Raymond Howell
    Written on October 1, 2018
    "Maaan, this was some dope stuff. I love hip-hop and rap so this was some straight up fascinating material. Yeeeah thanks."
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    #8Journey to Fearless

    Journey to Fearless

    Journey to Fearless is a music documentary series about singer-songwriter Taylor Swift which was first released in 2010. It had three episodes and co-stars Andrea Swift and Claire Callaway. The show's network is Discovery Family.

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    Dorothy Gibson
    Written on October 1, 2018
    "MAMA I LOVE BABY TAYLOR SWIFT SO MUCH!!! To be honest wit y'all I love TS more in her old country music era than now but i still appreciate her a whole loooot!"


Best What are the best music docuseries
1SoundbreakingTV Shows 17 Paid
2Sonic HighwaysTV Shows 16 Paid
3Behind The MusicTV Shows 9 Free
4Metal EvolutionTV Shows 3 Paid
5Rebel MusicTV Shows 2 Paid
6BTS: Burn The StageTV Shows 1 Free
7RaptureTV Shows 1 Paid
8Journey to FearlessTV Shows 1 Paid

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