Category: Rap

Hip Hop

Rapper’s Delight I said a hip hopHippie to the hippieThe hip, hip a hop, and you don’t stop, a rock it outBubba to the bang bang boogie, boobie to the boogieTo the rhythm of the

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Black Music in the 2010s

Black Music in the 2010s Black Music in the 2010s- to put it simply, is inescapable. From Rap, R&B, Neo Soul, and even Pop and Country, Black artists have dominated the billboard charts. In the

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Shaolin Boys: Wu-Tang Clan

Wu-Tang Clan popped off with their first single “Protect Ya Neck” in the summer of 1993. 10 young men who had grown up in the Park Hill/Stapleton projects of Staten Island had found themselves enjoying

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Hippity Hoppity/ Rap

There has been conversation regarding hip hop and its effects on the African American population. Hip Hop was born in the inner cities of New York. Hip Hop started off as just beats and breaks

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Hip- Hop Post

Hip-Hoppin All Over The World What is Hip Hop? Hip Hop emerged out of the New York Area specifically the Bronx area of New York. Hip Hop is a creative expression of music that has

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Bay Area Rap

BAY AREA? Although there are many regions in the U.S. with a bay, the San Francisco Bay Area claims the title, ‘The Bay Area’ or ‘The Bay’ The Bay Area is a region surrounding San

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Snoop Dogg: Pioneer of West Coast Rap

Childhood Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. was born in Long Beach, California on October 20, 1971. He was the second of three sons and was named after his stepfather. His father was pretty absent in his life. His

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Hip-Hop Evolution

Origin Hip Hop emerged in South Bronx, New York in 1970. While early Hip Hop was often dance music, the genre also picked up where certain 70’s Soul left off, serving as a vehicle for

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