1.-MUSI-2520-Lecture-4-Notes - MUSI 2520 Lecture Four Hip Hop o Like Jazz the roots of hip hop are found in African American music o Griots West African

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MUSI 2520: Lecture FourHip HopoLike Jazz, the roots of hip hop are found in African American musicoGriotsWest African travelling singers and poets whose vocal style is similar to that ifrappers, resembles the Jamaican tradition of “toasting” (boasting, impromptu poetry, and sayings over music) and dates back hundreds of yearsoHip Hop is cultural movement that developed in the ‘70s Bronx primarily among Black and Latino Americans as a result of the younger generation of the hoods being marginalized and being split off from the suburban’s (the disenfranchised youth)Hip Hop: The ElementsoRapping/MC-ingRapping is the rhythmic spoken delivery of rhymes and wordplay deliver overa beat or without accompaniment which evolved in the more complex MC-ingOther Cultural FoundationsRhymingStorytellingPoetryComedy (Punch Lines)oRedd Foxx, Richard Pryor, Eddie Murphy, Dave Chappelle, & Chris RockoDJ-ing / Turn-tablist (Sampling/Beat Making)
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