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Unformatted text preview: -Post-industrialization-Incorporation of heavy funk samples o G-funk over P-Funk-Militarization of urban communities (response to rise in crime, gang culture, etc.) o police units as occupying forces o police brutality-Critique of capitalism o rise of drug economy-Meaning of nigga (210)-Class critique-Fear and hatred toward black women Intro to West Coast Rap-Ice T o Key early figure o Combining hiphop with heavy metal, formed the group Body Count in 1992 o Mythologizing the pimp o One of the bridges between east coast and west coast styles of rap o Cop Killer controversy...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2012 for the course 050 247 taught by Professor Nicolefleetwood during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.
- Spring '11