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  • The Hip-Hop Music: The History Of Hip Hop

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    The good thing about Hip Hop has been a question in today's society for quite some time. Some state that it causes negative and beneficial activities to occur due to results of sexual and natural references. The others could assert that Hip Hop sets a "matrix" (Britton, "Escaping") about the listener in which they are living their lifetime by. To the creators, Hip Hop music reflects the "total way of life of movement" (D. Davey, "rap") that has been beside their lives of African Americans since their

  • The Influence Of Hip Hop Music

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    like to rock out, jump into the world of hip-hop! In my opinion, hip hop is an awesome and creative music genre. Some may think that hip hop brings out negativity in the world, but if you just look at in in different eyes there’s more positivity to hip hop than you think. I believe hip hop is awesome because it helps people express their inner feelings, it has an awesome beat, and it tries to send out positive messages. A very important part of hip hop is it helps people express their inner feelings

  • Hip Hop Music Essay

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    Hip hop music has gone through many changes since the 1980’s and continues to change today with new artists, styles, and sounds. Over the past forty years hip hop music has been a way for fans to relate to artist through their songs because many hip hop artist lived and experience the same things that their fans did. Hip hop has changed over the years because of changes and improvement of the average American. Hip hop music reflects on the current situation in American life and over the past forty

  • Hip-hop and Rap Music

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    Hip-hop and Rap Music Often times when people hear about Hip Hop/Rap music, they'll paint a picture in their heads of black men cussing, guns, marijuana, lots of gold, and girls looking like prostitutes. Parents and teachers put an image in their kid's head that Rap music is "bad", and they don't want their kids to be influenced by something that is negative. With the way Rap music is advertised in the US, I would have to agree with that looking at it from an average parent's point of

  • Hip Hop Music Essay

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    including information from reliable hip-hop websites and radio stations as well as other online sources with relevant information. This study recognizes the problem created by the role of corporate America in hip-hop music. Corporate America’s involvement in hip-hop has contributed a lot to furtherance of stereotypes against black Americans, undermining of women and promoting crime. The people most affected are the young people across all races, who idolize hip-hop artists (Darby, Shelby, & Irwin, 2011)

  • Hip Hop Music Essay

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    In the mid 1980s, the hip hop music was moving towards to the mainstream of the music business and entertainment. One of the biggest changes was the production of hip hop music. For example, the new hip hop music introduced song forms such as verses, hooks, and chorus, and consisted more musical features to create more dynamics in hip hop music. The major change in production was using “sampling” and increasing the use of the drum machine to create beats (Burr). These beats were then used as the

  • Music Industry: Hip-Hop

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    Within the music industry and hip-hop genre in particular, lucrative endorsement deals and fat royalty checks have long been commonplace. However very rarely does an artist smash through the demographic boundaries of rap to become a cross-cultural, multi-categorical, living brand, and consumer icon. That is exactly what Shawn Corey Carter, more commonly known by his alias “Jay-Z”, has done. As a brand and a leading cultural intermediary, Jay-Z has accumulated an extensive portfolio of entrepreneurial

  • Hip Hop Music Influence On Music

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    attractions hip hop music that is fed to young people of this generation is dangerous. Over the years, hip hop music has been feeding young people music that is negative but is listened to in a positive way. The young people who listen to this music are encouraged by the lyrics of to inflict violence towards a woman. Sexism in hip hop music and videos exploit women to where the young people are more likely to disrespect them. When it comes to wealth respect and success plays a major role in hip hop music

  • Rap Music And Hip-Hop Music

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    1970’s hip-hop/rap music emerged as one of the most popular musical genres, and it remains as one to this day. However, there is a big difference in the content of a song like Sugar Hill Gang’s 1978 single “Rappers Delight” and a modern day rap song. When hip-hop music first began it served as a type of party music that was made primarily from African American men. The music quickly gained popularity, and before long, members of all races were enjoying it. However, in the early 1980’s hip-hop music

  • The Globalization of Hip Hop Music

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    According to Wikipedia, Hip-hop music, also called rap music, is a musical genre consisting of a stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rapping, a rhythmic and rhyming speech that is chanted. It developed as part of hip hop culture, a subculture defined by four key stylistic elements: MCing/rapping, DJing/scratching, breaking/dancing, and graffiti writing. Hip hop is also characterized by these other elements: sampling (or synthesis), and beatboxing. Hip hop music developed from party DJ's