Hip Hop and its Sphere of Influence

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Hip Hop Decades

MUS 240 1:00 pm 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 MUS 240 2:00 pm 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 How Ice-T Brought Gangster Rap to the Masses 30 Oct, 2020 Trap Music: Group Presentation 06 May, 2020 KSR: 40 Years of Hip Hop 06 May, 2020 White Romanticization of Hip Hop Culture 04 Mar, 2020 The […]

Record Row Questions

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Commodifications of Black Music – Kassandra Grullon

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The Notorious BIG

EARLY LIFE/INTRO Christopher Wallace Also Known as the Notorious BIG , Biggie Smalls Or Simply Biggie was born May 21, 1972 to Voletta Wallace and Selwyn George Latore at St. Mary’s Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. He would be the only child born to his Jamaican immigrant parents. His mother Voletta, was a preschool teacher […]

Tupac Shakur Artist Project Outline

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Tupac Shakur -Artist Project Deja Johnson

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Trap Music: Group Presentation

For my group project, I presented on Trap music. Here, i have attached the link that leads you to the project. Click the title “What is Trap Music Anyways” to access the project.

All About Gangsta Rap

The Origins Of Gangsta Rap By: Maya Joseph-Lacet, Keely Ongos-Cole and Isis Evans What Is Gangsta Rap? Gangster Rap is defined as the authentic storytelling of a troubled black youth who grows up in a predominately poor black society. It is known for its hard hitting beats and violent lyrics that discussed murder and drugs. […]