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Rapping - Wikipedia

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Rapping is "spoken or chanted rhyming lyrics". The components of rapping include "content", "flow" (rhythm and rhyme), and "delivery".

History of Rap - The True Origins of Rap Music - ColeMizeStudios

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Sep 23, 2014 ... And the rest is history. What record companies thought was just a fad rapidly grew into the most popular music genre of this decade. Rap ...

History of Rap Music - Plastic Little

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More than a century before rap exploded onto the American music scene, West ... took notice of this emerging musical genre. once they did, numerous rap acts, ...

The Birth of Rap: A Look Back : World Cafe : NPR

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Feb 22, 2007 ... World Cafe celebrates Black History Month with a special on the birth of ... Rap as a genre began at block parties in New York City in the early 1970s, ... Initially dismissed as a fad, rap music proved its commercial viability in ...

Rap Music

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Dec 27, 2011 ... How has rap music influenced elements of pop culture such as fashion, art, .... Hip Hop Roots, Hip Hop History and Rap History give detailed ...

RAP, a music, an industry, and a culture | African American Registry

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The fact that rap music seems complex and frightening to some listeners adds ... a kind of proto-rap setting with a speaking style to a rhythmic background has roots ... Some history gives the birth of rap to Jamaican immigrant Clive Campbell , ...

Hip-Hop Did Not Begin How You Think It Did | L.A. Weekly

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Jun 16, 2014 ... To hear most people tell it, the history of rap goes like this: MCs were ... And, what gave birth to the music at block parties like Kool Herc's?

History of Hip Hop Music | EnglishClub

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A look at the vocabulary of hip hop music and rap music through its history and ... Hip hop became a major genre of popular music in the 21st century, with hip ...

93.04.04: The Evolution of Rap Music in the United States

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In fact, one can trace the history of rap back to the West African professional ..... His assumption that graffiti and rap music originated from the same cultural ...

Rap Music Began on Jamaica in the 1960's - NYTimes.com

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Jun 15, 1988 ... To the Editor: ''It's Official: Rap Music Is in the Mainstream'' (news story, May 16) is inaccurate on the origin of rap music. Rap music originated ...