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Hip Hop/Rap Music
An exploration of the hip hop and rap genres of music.
# 125418 | 750 words | 7 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Music Studies (Blues, Jazz) , African-American Studies (General)

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The paper discusses the history, elements, culture, rhythm, dances and influences of hip hop and rap music.

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"Hip hop music is characterized as a genre of music typically consisting of a rhythmic style of speaking called rap over backing beats. Generally, hip hop is the term given to the culture in which rap music, fostered in part by individual artists and driven early on and throughout its evolution by DJs who speak over music, has developed. It is said to have been developed in New York City in the ...s, predominantly among African-Americans, Jamaicans and..."

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