Unformatted text preview: of the larger Rock music culture. This is much the same that Hip Hop has many different variations, such as East coast rap, West coast rap, gangsta rap, old school, new school, and many others that are all considered part of Hip Hop music as a whole. Hip Hop differs from rock music as a movement in the ways and impact that it has had on American culture as a whole. Rock music made it acceptable for kids to rebel and do things their parents thought to be wrong. Hip Hop is unified movement because it is not just about the music. It is also about politics, civil rights, and racism. Hip Hop as a whole has been a vessel for bringing change to the mass. So, it doesn’t matter if there is one style of Hip Hop music or a million styles. Hip Hop is about its acceptance by the masses and the message that it brings....
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- Fall '08
- Music, Hip hop music, Straight Outta Compton, West Coast hip hop, hip hop community