T1 addendum per lecture - Tracks are typically inuenced by jazz(including jazz samples and other forms of popular music Music Example Artist A Tribe

T1 addendum per lecture - Tracks are typically inuenced by...

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Tracks are typically influenced by jazz (including jazz samples), and other forms of popular music. Music Example Artist: A Tribe Called Quest Track: “Youthful Expression” Album: People’s Instictive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm Year: 1990 Pay attention to the alternative identity framed in the lyrics bolded: Afrocentric lyrics In response against gangsta rap A Tribe Called Quest Youthful Expression The taste of nuthin, this does somethin Moms that knows that, says I'm frontin Call me Smiley, cuz I'm wiley Livin life like the life of Riley Smokin blunts with a boy named Bud We cough up your lungs, cough up your cud Put out fires, with a 40, ounce of water You know you oughta Dance to this, your girl you kiss I like fried foods, especially fish Afrocentric, I'm electric Socialistic and eccentric Body's healthy, mind is wealthy Thoughts, they flow, that will prepare me To be a Native, get creative Original and designative Listen to the line that's playin 8 Listen hard to what Q's sayin
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