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Rap Activism In the 2010s

Rap music was a genre created to defy the disco and authority of society. More specifically gangsta rap was created as a direct defense mechanism

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NOLA BOUNCE MUSIC Bounce music is a type of hip hop that originated in the late 1980s in New Orleans, Louisiana. Repetitive call and response

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