Watch: Erykah Badu, Rakim & Q-Tip In Red Bull Academy’s ‘What Difference Does It Make?’ Music Documentary


The Red Bull Music Academy is celebrating their 15th anniversary by putting in more work. In their new documentary, What Difference Does It Make? A Film About Making Music, camera follow students of the academy but also feature renowned musicians discussing what life revolved around music. The film, directed by filmmaker Ralf Schmerberg in 2013, features interviews with Erykah Badu, Rakim, Q-Tip and more. What Difference Does It Make? premiered in 60 cites across the globe Feb. 17, but is now available for free for download and stream on

The Red Bull Music Academy hosts a series of music workshops, lectures, and festivals all over the country. They have given lectures that have featured the likes of ?uestLove, Black Moon, Jay Electronica, and Bootsy Collins.