R&R Notes Weeks 12-13

R&R Notes Weeks 12-13 - The 1980s - The Reagan...

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Unformatted text preview: The 1980s - The Reagan Years The rise of conservatism U.S. foreign policy The AIDS epidemic 19811989 The American economy Cable television FM lost sponsors to AM talk radio Prime time TV 1980s Yuppies on film The general cultural overview ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Rap ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Hip-Hop Culture Public's attention drawn by two elements Graffiti as publicity Break dancing The first hip-hop DJs Kool Herc The mix concept Grandmaster Flash Early DJs and break spinning Scratching Afrika Bambaataa Founded Zulu Nation in 1974 ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ The First Rap Records Sugar Hill Records Focus became the rapping Def Jam Records Released records by top rappers LL Cool J Beastie Boys Public Enemy Rush Entertainment Run-DMC Kurtis Blow Jazzy Jeff and the fresh Prince LL Cool J ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ East Coast Rap Run-DMC Beastie Boys ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________...
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course MUH 3023 taught by Professor Rossow during the Spring '11 term at FAU.

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R&R Notes Weeks 12-13 - The 1980s - The Reagan...

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