Hip Hop

Hip Hop emerged from the African American, Afro-Carribbean, and Latino communities of the Bronx. Hip Hop soon spread to Harlem and other boroughs of New York City in the early 1970s. Hip Hop includes performance expressions such as graffiti, breakdancing and rapping. The common and celebrated aspect of hip hop is rap music. 

The Evolution of Hip Hop

Hip Hop Artists

Posts about Hip Hop: Spelmanite Edition

Hip-Hop
Keely Ongos-Cole

Gangsta Rap

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N8GgunjEJA8 In the mid- 1980s, rappers such as Schooll D and Ice- T began the new wave known as Gangsta Rap. This sub-genre of Hip-Hop

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Gangsta Rap
Isis Evans

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

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Rap
Sydney Lee

Atlanta Takeover

Atlanta is regarded as Dirty South’s capital within the southern rap movement in the 2000s. Atlanta got its status from being a city with opportunity

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Deja Mason

KRS One: “I am Hip Hop”

KRS One: “I am Hip Hop” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h1vKOchATXs Several concepts that make Hip Hop what it is, but what exactly is Hip Hop? KRS One achieves

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