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Unformatted text preview: Chang, Ch. 2, Cant Stop, Wont Stop Important of Jamaican musical traditions on the birth and growth of hip hop Defines music and musical scenes there as collective memory Like disco, importance of pre-recorded music What I call sound system culture Many of hip hops earliest pioneers are from Jamaica (ex. DJ Kool Herc growing up in the same area as Bob Marley) Music as a medium for political analysis in Jamaica Black nationalism and pan-Africanism...
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- Spring '11