No one person is credited with creating this style of music, but instead credit is given to the Bronx during the late 1970s. Many artists were key in getting this type of music out...
Hip Hop as a form of musical and cultural expresion originated in African-American and Latino communities in New York City in the 1970's, and many credit DJ Afrika Bambaataa as its pioneer.
Other pioneers of hip hop include DJ Kool Herc and King Grandmaster Flash.
Herc created the blueprint for hip hop music and culture by building upon the
Jamaican tradition of impromptu toasting, boastful poetry and speech over music.
Jul 9, 2009 ... It's about an hour past lunchtime, and the man who invented hip-hop is nowhere
to be found. The restaurant on Lenox Avenue where we'd ...
Hip hop first emerged in the South Bronx in the early 1970s. The New York Times
has identified 1520 Sedgwick Avenue as the starting point for Hip-Hop and rap ...
Jun 16, 2014 ... Hip-Hop Did Not Begin How You Think It Did. A A ... float the idea that Bob Dylan
"invented rap" or was in any way an influence on hip-hop.
This, the contributor believes, marked the birth of hip hop. ... Hip hop pioneers
like Grandmaster Flash famously created his own crossfader using spare parts.
Aug 2, 2010 ... These pioneers invented sampling (isolating one sound and reusing it in another
song) and hip-hop's other key elements through trial and error ...
Aug 20, 2013 ... But the CULTURE of Hip-Hop CREATED a MOVEMENT and REPRESENTS a
movement. Zulu represents and always WILL represent the four ...
Oct 10, 2014 ... Hip-hop — they were the first words on the genre's first big hit, the ... But at the
time no one—not even the young kids who had invented the ...