Rapping is "spoken or chanted rhyming lyrics". The components of rapping
include "content", "flow" (rhythm and rhyme), and "delivery". Rapping is distinct
Sep 23, 2014 ... I'm doing a inquiry at school and I did it on rap and how rap came to be. .... Rap
music originated in America …and full credit to the black ...
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,
including Run-DMC and N.W.A., surfaced, and rap's audience began to swell.
In old West Africa, tribesmen would deliver stories rhythmically over drum beats,
which had a ... It originated with announcements made over microphones at
parties, which developed into more complex rhyming patterns. A strong ... Where
does the word "rap" or "hip hop" come from as it pertains to music? How does
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? ... which was probably
the closest relative to rap, before hip-hop officially began.
Dec 27, 2011 ... Rap and hip-hop music as we know it today actually began ... Then in 1978, a
year in which the American musical did not seem to be evolving ...
Feb 22, 2007 ... 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 ... as an
art form and a technique continued to develop, so too did the DJing.
RAP is urban music that grew out of the hip-hop movement of the South Bronx ....
Rap began as a homespun music and its commercialization did not steal it from ...
A look at the vocabulary of hip hop music and rap music through its history and
people. ... As the competition grew, DJs began improving their beats by using ...
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 ...