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

Gangsta Rap
Naike Ngassam Njike

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.

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Hip-Hop
Naike Ngassam Njike

KSR: 40 Years of Hip Hop

“Don’t pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.” Much like this quote, The KSR documentary teaches us that Hip Hop serves as a representation of the Black community and we should cherish and educate ourselves about it.

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Hip-Hop
Tara Miller

Afrika Bambaataa

Afrika Bambaataa was born on April 17th in 1957, making him 63 years old. His real name is Lance Taylor. He is known as an

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Hip-Hop
Alyssa Armstrong

David Banner

David Banner Lavell William Crump, better known by his stage name David Banner, is an American rapper, record producer, a Grammy Award winning music producer,

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Hip-Hop
Alyssa Armstrong

Afrika Bambaataa

Afrika Bambaataa A Bronx DJ during the 1970s, Afrika Bambaataa (born Lance Taylor) and Member Bronx River Projects branch of New York City street gang

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