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  Alternative hip hop - FoxyTunes
Underground hip hop beats are often characterized by a fusion of loops sampled from all genres of music, including classical, jazz, funk, rock, and punk.
Underground hip hop artists generally do not achieve the same level of financial success that commercial rappers achieve, although their work is often critically acclaimed.
Artists labeled as "alternative hip hop" musicians usually record and perform in styles that are more closely related to the original concepts and styles of hip hop music and hip hop culture, as opposed to their more popular commercial counterparts.
www.foxytunes.com /tag/alternativehiphop   (333 words)

  
 Alternative hip hop - Neo soul
Alternative hip hop or Underground rap is a style of hip hop music distinguished by beats, samples, and lyrics that differ from the general template of popular commercial hip hop.
Alternative hip hop is usually said to have begun with De La Soul's landmark 3 Feet High and Rising (1989, 1989 in music).
Alternative hip hop generally refers to a specific style of hip hop that is opposed to the mainstream sounds of gangsta rap.
www.experiencefestival.com /alternative_hip_hop_-_neo_soul   (1001 words)

  
 Alternative hip hop - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Underground hip hop beats are often characterized by the fusion of loops sampled from all genres of music, including classical, jazz, funk, rock, and punk.
Underground hip hop artists generally do not achieve the same level of financial success that commercial rappers achieve, although their work is often critically acclaimed.
However, certain other hip hop fusion genres are closely related to this genre, including a mixture of 1970s-style soul music and hip hop called neo soul.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Alternative_hip_hop   (2271 words)

  
 Hip Hop
To search the whole site for Hip Hop and other types of artist in your area please click here or go to the main search page and enter the required criteria.
Alternatively click on the country flags and/or the regions below where Hip Hop are available for booking.
Goldie grew up listening to a variety of musical styles; however hip hop was the music that he was most drawn to.
www.musicbizlist.com /Hip-Hop.aspx   (1381 words)

  
 Talk:Alternative hip hop - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Whilst i appreciate the term 'alternative hip hop' is not often used, i feel this article does fullfill a roll, in that there are two distinct meanings for 'underground' hip hop; the one of not being signed and available to the mainstream, and the one attempted to be tackled by this article, ie the style.
Alternative hip hop, in short, is that collective of scenes that are not part of the mainstream (i.e.
Underground hip hop, in short, is the collective of artists and their respective works that is not signed to a "major label"._akin to indie rock.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Talk:Alternative_hip_hop   (3074 words)

  
 CD Baby: Hip-Hop/Rap: Alternative Hip Hop
This is a concept album of love songs to break up to, a beautiful, and morbid journey by two revered solo artists, who come together to share the stories of a town we all know so well, Splitsville.
INstrumental Hip Hop beats to clean your house to, cook to, drive to, rap to, sing to, walk to, exercise to, love to.
Education of Life is the second Hip Hop album from Smooth4Lyfe, with much improvising and upgrade from the last album, Smooth4Lyfe has imported clever and positive rhymes with his amazing flow and technique into professional and catchy beats.
cdbaby.com /style/58   (486 words)

  
 RealityHipHop.com - Conscious, Political, Underground Tampa Hip Hop Music
The two are well known hip hop artists and producers among the Tampa hip hop scene.
Addek is Tampa's most conscious hip hop M.C.he has been writing and producing the illest protest art and protest music in the form of political hip hop since1990.
Reality HipHop.com is the provider in the Tampa hip hop world with many anticipated projects in the works incuding the rumored hip hop mixtape.
www.realityhiphop.com   (210 words)

  
 - Sphere of Hip Hop 2k5: Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: )
When I hear the words "Hip Hop Alternative", many different bands and styles go through my mind.
Many MC's have claimed to be the Hip Hop alternative because they sound different, or because they have created a new rhyme style.
Bobby Bishop on the other hand states he is the Hip Hop Alternative because he wants people to know that there is more to life then what the media tells you.
www.sphereofhiphop.com /archives/000044.html   (503 words)

  
 CD Baby: MARCEL: SPICE : The Alternative Hip-Hop Experience
Alternative Hip-Hop "Spice" is a mixture of Funk, Rap, R&B, Old School and Futuristic Rhythms.
And as the title suggests, this is an alternative hip-hop experience, and not your run-of-the-mill stuff.
The album's sound straddles RandB and hip hop; better put, Marcel uses hip hop beats much in the way Mary J. Blige does to add flavor and "spice" to RandB compositions.
www.cdbaby.com /cd/marcel   (788 words)

  
 Metroactive Music | Alternative Hip-Hop
You can get somewhere with alternative hip-hop when you just hear it as hip-hop.
It is reinvention and self-definition, and it is an accessible alternative.
Whether hick, hip or hit, Buck 65 has the genuine disregard of hipster expectations that Busdriver and Dälek crave.
www.metroactive.com /papers/sonoma/05.11.05/alt-hip-hop-0519.html   (789 words)

  
 Institute for Social Ecology - Playback, Hip-Hop, Alternative Media, & Social Change 2005
Students will be introduced to key theoretical concepts in culture, media and social ecology, providing a framework for students to identify and promote their political visions and artistic work.
Students will look at the differences between alternative and revolutionary media in detail, specifically focusing on issues such as objectivity, editorial control, democracy, and how media shapes our notions of information, power and freedom.
The aim of Playback, Hip Hop, Alternative Media and Social Change is to provide participants with the practical and conceptual skills, along with a theoretical perspective, to make activist art and media that is at once accessible, transformative, and revolutionary.
www.social-ecology.org /article.php?story=20031014162341336   (503 words)

  
 Davey D's Hip-Hop Corner: The New Source For The Hip-Hop Generation
But now an explosive new book is lifting the lid on one of hip hop's most unexpected secrets: that many people in the business are gay....
The Birthplace of Hip Hop is Not the Bronx
We broke bread with the hardest working man in Hip Hop and got full story on his take on production and the future of The Roots...This interview is done in two parts..
www.daveyd.com   (2317 words)

  
 Zumiez.com: hip hop clothes   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Hip hop, alternative, punk web site offers skate, snow, surf for both men and women.
hip hop clothes Hip hop, alternative, punk web site offers skate, snow, surf for both men and women.
Alternative, fast paced clothing styles now online for immediate consumption.
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 CD Baby: Top-Selling Hip-Hop/Rap: Alternative Hip Hop albums (#1 - #40)
Funked out hip hop with live instruments, tight horn melodies and meticulously crafted lyrics on top of soul-inspired hip hop grooves.
alternative rock with a hint of hip hop
a fusion of hip hop, randb, and jazz.
cdbaby.com /top/58   (1033 words)

  
 Alternative Hip Hop on Find Articles
In the late 1960s and '70s the four elements of hip hop--graffiti, rap, break dancing, and DJ-ing--blasted out from the Bronx in a complete cultural...
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 BOMB HIP-HOP / US TOUR - Aug. 2003
Bomb Hip-Hop is a record label that releases alternative hip-hop music which includes rap, turntablism and instrumental compilations as well as full-length albums by artists.
Bomb's Return of the DJ series was ranked by Spin Magazine as #25 in their "The 90 Greatest Albums of the 90's" (Sept. 1999 issue), receiving a higher rating than Gold and Platinum albums by Lauryn Hill, Pearl Jam, Tori Amos, PJ Harvey, Metallica, Green Day and Fatboy Slim.
In addition this San Francisco record label is well known for supporting and spotlighting Hip Hop from around the world.
www.bombhiphop.com /newbomb/bombpages/ustour.html   (1852 words)

  
 Hot New Alternative Hip-Hop Rockers - Dig Jelly
L.A.'s Hottest Alternative Hip-Hop Rockers Release New CD 1/1/06 - Los Angeles - Hot off the heels of a 45-city tour with Veruca Salt, L.A.'s hottest alternative rockers Dig Jelly are riding high in support of their new CD release For Your Inner Angry Child.
Partially produced by music industry veteran Richard Kaplan (Korn/Slipknot/Limp Bizkit), For Your Inner Angry Child has been ripping up the airwaves throughout the U.S. Likewise the band's new CD release has garnered rave reviews from fans and critics worldwide.
Here's what some of the music press have been ranting:"Their schizoid sound bounds from matinee pop to hip-hop to punk to alternative to stoner metal.
www.topix.net /forum/music/hip-hop/TQJQTVUCPHR0UG6NM   (516 words)

  
 Aiming for an alternative hip-hop - The Boston Globe
Berklee College of Music, in an effort to influence the direction of rap, is joining Essence magazine's Take Back the Music campaign, meant in part to encourage young artists who offer alternatives to the violent and sex-laden lyrics found in some popular hip-hop music.
The school says the movement fits with its goal of bolstering the hip-hop curriculum, which already includes classes on using turntables and, starting this semester, will feature a class that, in part, teaches students to think critically about the social impact of fl music.
Bill Banfield, a Berklee College of Music professor, is seeking to better balance the messages of hip-hop.
www.boston.com /ae/music/articles/2006/01/30/aiming_for_an_alternative_hip_hop   (1165 words)

  
 Hip Hop Links
The Official Enemy MIndz Hip Hop Home Page:Covers mainly the promotion of a new up and coming group called "ENEMY MINDZ"
The Hip Hop Alternative:Links to all the hip hop artists home pages, sounds, pics,and cool animations
Hip Hop Links:Over 50 MB of sound, images, and information on some of the greatest MC's and DJ's in existance.
www.angelfire.com /oh/MiLoShIpHoP/links2.html   (200 words)

  
 Behind the Scenes RYME & REAZON with DAMIR - D's Hip-Hop RAP ALTERNATIVE - Hip-Hop.net
Damir: I was tired of all the rules and what people think about the rap and hip hop the tempo and stuff so I wanted to change it up.
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 Alternative Hip Hop on LookSmart Hip-Hop   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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S P O N S O R Alternative Hip Hop Genre All Genres > Hip Hop/Rap > Alternative Hip Hop Alternative Hip Hop Artists Alternative Hip Hop Events New Artists Alternative Hip Hop Charts Alternative...
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 Bandlink Music Forums - Alternative Hip Hop TwoFace
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His style to me is kind of like King Gordy mixed with Atmoshere mixed with someting completly new and different.
He's extreamly new and alternative rap he has men influenced by bands like Rage Against the Machine and Incubus
www.bandlink.net /forum/topic.asp?ARCHIVE=true&TOPIC_ID=33098   (84 words)

  
 Alternative Hip-Hop Lounge on Odeo
Alternative Hip-Hop Lounge brings you the freshest DJ-mixed podcast on the planet.
From avant-garde rap to cutting edge turntablism and experimental electronic, we got your future funk on lock.
The Alternative Hip-Hop Lounge is back, and Episode 14 promises to shred your ears just the same....
odeo.com /channel/16366/view   (463 words)

  
 Loomia Blog » Blog Archive » Press Release: betterPropaganda and Loomia Partner to Bring Personalized ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Press Release: betterPropaganda and Loomia Partner to Bring Personalized Discovery to Alternative and Hip Hop Music
SAN FRANCISCO — March 13, 2006 – betterPropaganda, a music discovery site, is working in partnership with Loomia to provide a personalized recommendations system to help music fans find new music that most interests them.
With relationships and agreements with over 450 major and independent labels, betterPropaganda delivers one of the largest catalogues of independent music online with thousands of free and legal mp3s in the rock, electronic, and hip hop music genres.
blog.loomia.com /?p=22   (487 words)

  
 Hip Hop Music
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 Hip Hop News and Videos
Fresh Hip Hop News and Fresh Hip Hop Videos are starting to pump.
The big news over at fresh hip hop news is the death of D12 rapper and close friend of Eminem’s Proof who was shot and killed in a detroit nightclub.
Over at fresh hip hop video’s we have the Snoop Doggy Dogg classic Gin and Juice Video - plus some video’s from the dirty south which is really blowing up right now.
www.honewatson.com /04/12/hip-hop-news-and-videos   (926 words)

  
 Remix TV | Latino TV Show Music Video Reggaeton hip hop Interviews Car Shows | Your Latino Connection
Get the latest on Remix TV!; Hip Hop; Latin; Lil Rob; Don Omar gives an exclusive over his Album King Of Kings, and see why he is the King Of Kings....
Frankie gives us the load down on his new PRICELESS album, and his starting as "FRANKIE BOY".; Frankie J; Hip Hop; Latin; R&B; Tours; Native Puertorican Jean, talks over his performance at the latin Billboard Sony BMG party, and his new album ON.
Remix TV catches up with Mr Low Low himself in Albuquerque NM!; Hip Hop; Latin; Tours; low low; low profile records; mr sancho; new album; singer; Stooie Brothers dish out there album.
www.rmxtv.com   (1027 words)

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