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Hip Hop Power point


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Hip Hop Power point

  1. 1. The History of Hip Hop<br />By: Aleseya Clark & Ty’Rese Gregory <br />
  2. 2. In the Beginning <br />Official Birthday: November 12, 1974.<br />Hip Hop Defined: a form of popular music that's comprised mainly of 4 elements emceeing, deejaying, graffiti and break dancing these 4 are constantly being merged with others like clothing trends, slang, and general mindset.<br />
  3. 3. Founding Fathers<br />King Tim III<br />Sugar Hill Gang<br />Big Bank Hank <br />Master Gee <br />Wonder Mike <br />
  4. 4. From the roots to the branches<br />Gangsta Rap<br />Conscience Rap<br />Commercial Rap<br />
  5. 5. Gangsta Rap<br />Defined: a subgenre of hip hop that reflects the violent lifestyles of inner-city youths.<br />NWA<br />Biggie Smalls<br />The Game<br />Jeezy<br />
  6. 6. Conscience Rap<br />Defined: a sub-genre of hip-hop that focuses on creating awareness and imparting knowledge. Traditionally decry violence, discrimination, and other societal ailments.<br />AfrikaBambaataa<br />A Tribe Called Quest<br />Common<br />Lupe Fiasco<br />
  7. 7. Commercial Rap<br />Defined: music for the club or other social functions. Also used as the single or main promotion song for an artist's album.<br />Soulja Boy<br />Nelly<br />T Pain<br />Drake<br />
  8. 8. Battle it Out<br />Female Artist Now vs. Female Artist Then<br />Content Now vs. Content Then<br />
  9. 9. Slang: Ya Dig<br />Defined: the continual and ever changing use and definition of words.<br />Importance: To use descriptive words to express ones self when communicating with others<br />
  10. 10. THANK YOU<br />