AIRSHAFTS, LOUDSPEAKERS, AND THE HIP HOP SAMPLE: CONTEXTS AND AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSICAL AESTHETICS
By Andrew Bartlett
The art of digital sampling in (primarily) African American hip hop is intricately connected to an African American/ African diaspor
Rhymin' and stealin'
In a quarter of a century, rap has travelled from the Bronx in New York to take over the world. The leading US historian of hip hop, Nelson George, celebrates its rise - and and questions this new cultural hegemony, asking who st