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Rap &&' Hip-Hop

How Rap and Hip-Hop music has made history, created controversy around the globe, and influenced the music industry and society.

Angelina Williams

on 6 November 2012

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Transcript of Rap &&' Hip-Hop

... small So You Don't Like Rap
&&' Hip-Hop?? RAP &&' HIP-HOP (cc) image by nuonsolarteam on Flickr HISTORY rap` mu´sic (răp` mū´zĭk) noun
1. a type of rhythmic talking,
often with accompanying rhythms Definition of Rap Music The Myth During the seventies and eighties, there was a myth among people that, this genre of music was "for the blacks". Little Do You Know.... Bob Dylan-Subterranean Homesick Blues Blondie-Rapture Rap Music hit the scene around the 1970s in New York. Pioneers of Rap Pete DJ Jones Afrika Bambaataa
Kool DJ Herc Kurtis Blow
DJ Hollywood Sugarhill Gan
Eddie Chebba Run DMC
Grand Master Flash More then a century before rap hit the scene, West African musicians were telling stories rhymatically with just the beat of a drum . They rhyming created by rappers is considering by many to be one of the most sophisticated styles of poetry. Although Rap often addresses provocative subjects such as sex, violence , and socio-political issues OLD SKOOL vs. NEW SCHOOL History In the early 1970s a musical genre was born in South Bronx. From the housing project hip-hop came in the streets and subway and Bronx clubs. Definition hip-hop (hphp) or hip hop
1. A popular urban youth culture, closely
associated with rap music
and with the style and fashions of
African-American inner-city residents. Later..... Hip-hop began to spread to the West Coast (L.A) Hip Hop is a culture from which rap emerged which included the following elements: Graffiti, Break-dancing, DJing, and Rapping. Hip-hop is a lifestyle. Hip-hop has its own language, swag, music and mindset that is continually evolving. CONTROVERSY Rap &&'Hip-Hop is horrible music... Rap and Hip-Hop is stupid and there's no point in it. Influence... Have you heard of British rappers? -Lady Soverign Have you heard of Middle Eastern rappers? -DJ Khaled Yes!! They're out there.

Go look on youtube What's the difference??? Yes Rap derived from Hip-Hop, but in the words of KRS-One "Hip-Hop is something you live, rap is something you do." Of course, the designations of "rap" and "hip-hop" are never set in stone and are free to flow and continually evolve. El Fin
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