Hip hop is a subcultural movement that formed during the early 1970s by African-
American, ... The origin of the hip hop culture stems from the block parties of the
Ghetto Brothers, when they plugged...
Cultural movement that attained widespread popularity in the 1980s and '90s;
also, the ... As the hip-hop movement began at society's margins, its origins are ...
Jun 16, 2014 ... "The toast would be a series of rhymes, and you would say it so it sounded real
cool," says Curtis Sherrod, of Harlem's Hip-Hop Culture Center.
Today's rap music reflects its origin in the hip-hop culture of young, urban,
working-class African-Americans, its roots in the African oral tradition, its function
Hip-hop culture emerged out of an atmosphere of disappointment and ... From
the beginning, hip-hop was aggressive and oppositional, a break from the
This, the contributor believes, marked the birth of hip hop. The music led to an
entire cultural movement that's altered generational thinking – from ... of an entire
genre of music and Kool Herc's story isn't the only story of the origin of Hip-Hop.
Aug 2, 2010 ... A new movement of street art and graffiti also came out of the beginnings of hip-
hop and gang culture in the Bronx in the late '70s.
Mar 16, 2011 ... To research and report on the history of hip-hop -- from its modest New York
beginnings in the 1970s at parties in uptown Bronx recreation ...
"THE ROOTS OF HIP HOP" - RM HIP HOP MAGAZINE 1986. In the beginning
there was Africa, and it is from Africa that all today's black American music, ... and
"fresh tunes" meant that the new hip-hop culture was primed and ready to
Aug 4, 2006 ... In the mid-1970s the cultural shockwave known as hip hop emerged from the
economic paralysis of New York City, especially the neglected ...