QUIZ 16 - 1 Hip hop is ubiquitous throughout the world(its global-ness In some form or another a local or regional hip hop culture exists in almost

QUIZ 16 - 1 Hip hop is ubiquitous throughout the world(its...

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1. Hip hop is ubiquitous throughout the world (its “global-ness”): In some form or another, a local or regional hip hop culture exists in almost every country. 2. According to the U.S. Department of State, hip hop is "now the center of a mega music and fashion industry around the world," that breaks down social barriers and cuts across racial lines. 3. “For most music-addicted earthlings, hip hop culture is the predominant global youth subculture of today.” 4. Hip hop’s globally common function serves as the voice of society’s disenfranchised , oppressed , marginalized , or repressed [any 2 of the 4 terms], that challenges the status quo. 5. “Irrespective of its projected values, the music continues to provide a sense of identity shared among its artists and audiences around the globe.” 6. Its American roots (and afro-American primarily) is universally recognized, yet each local culture has adapted it in ways both musically and thematically to make it their own. 7. “Perhaps the very fact that its musical components were, technically,
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