Old School vs New School rap is a popular comparison made. Old school rap is known was the early hip-hop that emerged during the 1970s. Old School rap is seen as a rap that focus typically on having a poetic style, rhythm, lyric themes and instrumental sound accompanying. It also has a lot of crowd participation and call and response elements along with a AABBCC rhyme scheme.
Old School Music and Popular Artists
Big Daddy Kane
New School rap is rap after 1985 that is technology driven hip-hop where MCs rap stylistically and lyrically diverse. New School rap is expansion of old school rap with new elements. It is a more lyrical and diverse and is characterized with a AABB rhyme scheme.
New School Music and Popular Artists