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Rap Music and Culture (Current Controversies)

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Greenhaven Press
Music - Rap & Hip Hop, Social Science - General, Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fi
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary Binding
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Open LibraryOL10604778M
ISBN 100737739649
ISBN 139780737739640
OCLC/WorldCa192079734

Grade 9 Up—This is a well-organized, thoughtful examination of hip-hop culture in its many permutations. A timely and perceptive definition in the introduction defines hip-hop as an African-American urban youth culture and distinguishes it from : Paperback.

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Bn-logo_xPages: In Black Noise: Rap Music and Black Culture in Contemporary America, Tricia Rose, described by the New York Times as a "hip hop theorist," takes a comprehensive look at the lyrics, music, cultures, themes, and styles of this highly rhythmic, rhymed storytelling and grapples with the most salient issues and debates that surround by: Rap Music and Hip Hop Culture 3rd Edition by Richard William Mook (Author), Gerald Rulon Maxwell (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings/5(3).

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[Kate Burns;] -- Contains over twenty essays that offer varying perspectives on controversial issues related to rap music, such as if it is a significant American cultural music and if it harms women.

This is the first book on the subject of French rap music and hip-hop culture in English. A wonderful resource for scholars and students of African, French and pop culture, ethnomusicology, and for the general public interested in rap music and the hip-hop culture.

Hip Hop genre: new releases and popular books, including The Rap Year Book: The Most Important Rap Song From Every Year SinceDiscussed, Debated, a. Rap music, according to Keyes, addresses the political and economic disfranchisement of Rap Music and Culture book youths and other groups, fosters ethnic pride, and displays culture values and aesthetics.

Blending popular culture with folklore and ethnomusicology, Keyes offers a nuanced portrait of the artists, Rap Music and Culture book, and varying styles reflective of urban life and street consciousness. Early rap groups included Grandmaster Flash, Afrika Bambaataa, and the Beastie Boys.

Rap has influenced many forms of popular culture, particularly film, and has been increasingly incorporated into pop music.

Some influential rap performers include Public Enemy, NWA, Run-DMC, Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliot, and Queen Latifah. Rap and Hip Hop Culture traces the ideological, social, historical, and cultural influences on a musical genre that first came to prominence in the mids in one of New York's toughest neighborhoods, the South la describes how the arts of DJing, MCing, breakin' [b-boying], and graffiti developed as a way for this community's struggle to find its own voice/5(12).

Hip-hop graffiti is a significant American art form / Janice Rahn ; Hip-hop dance is a significant American art form / Carla Stalling Huntington ; Rap music foregrounds African American history, hope, and unity / Melbourne S.

Cummings and Abhik Roy -- No: rap culture is not a.

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In Black Noise: Rap Music and Black Culture in Contemporary America, Tricia Rose, described by the New York Times as a "hip hop theorist," takes a comprehensive look at the lyrics, music, cultures, /5(5). Essays dealing with the political and economic contexts of rap?gangsta rap, rap with a message, and the racism inherent in rap's crossover to white America?form the second part of the book.

The third section features articles about hip hop culture, especially breakdancing and the use of public space for performance, and ends with an epilog by the editor.5/5(4). I thought this book gave an in depth look at the cultural background and reputation of rap music in the early 90's.

There were a lot of interesting things I learned (like the development of graffiti, urban decay in New York City, the big power outage of the 70's, early production techniques) but some of the chapters about oral tradition just went on and on/5. Rap Music and Hip Hop Culture - Third Edition Richard Mook / Gerald Rulon-Maxwell ISBN Gently used and like new.

Used for MUS /5(6). Rap Music and Hip Hop Culture examines the history, culture, and movement of hip hop and rap from a scholarly perspective. The text provides thorough, thought-provoking answers for questions that have been asked since the genre began, as well as those that.

The History of Hip-Hop by Eric Reese is an easy to read book for anyone who wants to learn about hip-hop, especially for kids and teenagers who have an book gives a point of view on each era of hip-hop and how it began.

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The History of Hip-Hop gave me a new perspective of my favorite genre as a African-Americanteen.4/4(13). For an upbeat perspective on music and on issues of race and community, The Healing Power of Hip Hop by Raphael Travis, Jr. (Praeger, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC; Intersections of Race, Ethnicity, and Culture series; ISBNprint;eb-book), credits the musical genre with 40 years of “giving voice to the voiceless, allowing people a renewed freedom of.

Black Noise: Rap Music and Black Culture in Contemporary America is a book by Tricia Rose. It was released in hardback on Ap through Wesleyan University Press. ContentsAuthor: Tricia Rose. In this first musicological history of rap music, Cheryl L.

Keyes traces the genre's history from its roots in West African bardic traditions, the Jamaican dancehall tradition, and African American vernacular expressions to its permeation of the cultural mainstream as a major tenet of hip-hop lifestyle and culture.

Rap music, according to Keyes, is a forum that addresses the political and 5/5(1). Rap and hip hop, the music and culture rooted in African American urban life, bloomed in the late s on the streets and in the playgrounds of New York City. This critical collection serves as a Reviews: 1. It's all about the scratch in Groove Music, award-winning music historian Mark Katz's groundbreaking book about the figure that defined hip-hop: the hip-hop is a global phenomenon, and the sight and sound of DJs mixing and scratching is familiar in every corner of the world.

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The most successful attempt to relocate hip-hop music Author: Guardian Staff. Rap and Hip Hop Culture. New York: Oxford University Press, Osumare, Halifu. The Africanist Aesthetic in Global Hip-Hop: Power Moves.

New York: Palgrave Macmillan, Perkins, William Eric. Droppin' Science: Critical Essays on Rap Music and Hip Hop Culture Author: Leta Hendricks.

Jeff Chang has written extensively on culture, politics, the arts, and music. His first book, Can't Stop Won't Stop: A History of the Hip-Hop Generation, garnered many honors, including the American Book Award and the Asian American Literary Award.

He edited the book, Total Chaos: The Art and Aesthetics of Hip-Hop/5. Winner of the American Book Award from the Before Columbus Foundation () From its beginnings in hip hop culture, the dense rhythms and aggressive lyrics of rap music have made it a provocative fixture on the American cultural by: This book explores Black American history through the various types of music that they created: work songs on plantations to rap music today.

I wrote it for 2 main reasons: From a personal : Ndsmith. Today's rap music reflects its origin in the hip-hop culture of young, urban, working-class African-Americans, its roots in the African oral tradition, its function as the voice of an otherwise underrepresented group, and, as its popularity has grown, its commercialization and appropriation by the music industry.

Hip-hop music is generally.Winner of the American Book Award from the Before Columbus Foundation () From its beginnings in hip hop culture, the dense rhythms and aggressive lyrics of rap music have made it a provocative fixture on the American cultural landscape. In Black Noise: Rap Music and Black Culture in Contemporary America, Tricia Rose, described by the New York Times as a "hip hop theorist," takes a.Publications like Rolling Stone and Entertainment Weekly had no choice but to embrace the culture.

By the turn of the millennium, books centered around hip-hop and the players in it was the norm.