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  Hip hop: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
Hip hop is a cultural movement that began amongst urban (primarily, but not entirely, African American) youth in the United States, but has since spread around the world.
Hip hop music is related to the griots[?] of West Africa, traveling singers and poets whose musical style is reminiscent of hip hop.
During the 1980s and 90s, hip hop gradually became mainstream (a transition usually considered to have been completed in 1992) in the US and, to a lesser degree, worldwide.
www.encyclopedian.com /hi/Hip-hop.html   (589 words)

  
 hip hop | [filter] Australian electronic music, arts, media, project listings
We cover hip hop and artists from around the world who understand and take an interest in the culture they are involved in.
Not sure about non-hip hop but the hip hop community is pretty cool.
Combat Wombat are an outspoken troupe of hip hop punks mainly located in Melbourne.
www.aliak.com /taxonomy/term/51/9   (3003 words)

  
  French hip hop - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This article is about hip hop music from the country of France, and does not cover the hip hop scenes in other French speaking countries like Senegalese, Belgian and Canadian hip hop.
Hip hop first appeared in France in 1979, just as the genre was achieving some success in the US.
The first major star of French hip hop was MC Solaar, whose 1991 Qui sème le vent récolte le tempo, was a major hit.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/French_hip_hop   (829 words)

  
 Hip hop music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
Hip hop is an originally American cultural movement which is composed of four main parts: breakdancing and graffiti art, along with two more well-known aspects collectively known as hip hop music; they are rapping (emceeing) and DJing (although many DJs do not deal with hip hop music).
Another reason for hip hop's rise was the decline of disco, funk and rock in the mid- to late 70s.
Hip hop was popular there at least as far back as 1976 (first record: "Rhythm Talk", by Jocko Henderson in 1979, 1979 in music), and the New York Times dubbed Philly the Graffiti Capital of the world in 1971, due to the influence of such legendary graffiti artists as Cornbread.
www.indexlistus.de /keyword/Hip_hop_music.php   (3336 words)

  
 Belgian hip hop - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Belgian hip hop has a few rappers stemming from Africa.
The Belgian hip hop scene started in the late 1980s with a U.S.-based techno/hip hop group called Technotronic.
Also in the late 1990s in the Walloon south of the country, French speaking/rapping Starflam was the biggest name in hip hop.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Belgian_hip_hop   (306 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Belgian hip hop
Hip hop is a cultural movement that began amongst urban African American youth in New York and has since spread around the world.
Belgian music Hip hop is a cultural movement that began amongst urban African American youth in New York and has since spread around the world.
Ivorian hip hop is a major part of the popular music of the Ivory Coast, and has been fused with many of the countrys native styles, such as zouglou.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Belgian-hip-hop   (1031 words)

  
 Old school hip hop   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
The very first hip hop to come out of the block parties of New York City in the 1970s and early 1980s is called old school hip hop.
Also compared with later hip hop, old school had a high amount of female artists, even though none reached quite the level of fame of their male counterparts.
The first recordings of old school hip hop were The Sugarhill Gang's "Rapper's Delight" and Fatback's "King Tim III".
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/o/ol/old_school_hip_hop.html   (407 words)

  
 Belgian hip hop
Unlike the French hip hop scene, Belgian Hip-Hop has a few rappers stemming from Africa.
The Belgian Hip-Hop scene started in the late 1980s with a U.S.-based Techno/Rap group called Technotronic.
They became an underground success and are still highly respected in the Belgian Hip-Hop scene.
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/belgian_hip_hop   (423 words)

  
 A History of Rap and Hip Hop
Hip hop is a cultural movement that began amongst urban (primarily, but not entirely, African American) youth in New York and has since spread around the world.
Hip hop music is related to the griots of West Africa, traveling singers and poets whose musical style is reminiscent of hip hop.
Hip Hop America is filled with George's memories of the scene's nascent years, and it tells the story of rap both as an art form and a cultural and economic force--from the old Bronx nightclub the Fever to the age of Puffy.
www.jahsonic.com /Rap.html   (5103 words)

  
 Belgian hip hop -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
The Belgian hip hop scene started in the late (The decade from 1980 to 1989) 1980s with a U.S.-based (Click link for more info and facts about techno) techno/hip hop group called (Click link for more info and facts about Technotronic) Technotronic.
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They became an (A secret group organized to overthrow a government or occupation force) underground success and are still highly respected in the Belgian hip hop scene.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/be/belgian_hip_hop.htm   (251 words)

  
 Hardcore hip hop   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
Hardcore hip hop is a form of hip hop music that has confrontational, often violent lyrics, and generally sparse, gritty urban beats.
Soon after, hardcore hip hop evolved into gangsta rap with the emergence of N.W.A and similar West Coast groups, who dominated the genre for several years.
Groups such as O N Y X, with their debut album Bacdafucup and The Wu-Tang Clan's debut Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) (see 1993 in music), re-energized East Coast hardcore, and the style soon dominated music charts with stars like Jay-Z and DMX.
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/h/ha/hardcore_hip_hop.html   (230 words)

  
 Musique Machine / Multi-Genre Music Magazine
If you declare it's hip hop, then it can't be anything else.
And abstract hip hop is just a little container for those cats - who are scared of changes - to put away something that's different from what they know.
And if hip hop can only be viewed within the frame of hip hop, then there's no future for such music anyway.
www.musiquemachine.com /articles/articles_template.php?id=42   (1743 words)

  
 hip hop scene plus better The Industry Yellow Pages   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
The Hip Hop Timeline is an interactive chronicle tracing the development of hip hop as a musical form, from its beginnings as a Bronx-based underground scene in the early 1970s to the worldwide phenomenon that it is today.
Hip Hop (Cultural Movement) Hip hop is a cultural movement that began amongst urban (primarily, but not entirely, African American) youth in New York and has since spread around the world.
Hip Hop America is filled with George's memories of the scene's nascent years, and...
www.theindustryyellowpages.com /th/hip-hop-scene.htm   (2906 words)

  
 Origin of hip hop music
Although hip hop's original music consisted solely of the DJ's recycled breakbeats and other vinyl record pieces, the advent of the drum machine allowed hip...
Hip Hop Record Producer comes with 1100 rap and hip hop samples and loops for constructing your own original tracks.
Hip Hop and The Origin of Rap Music Nowadays if you ask most people to give a definition of "rap", they're likely to state that it's the...
www.talkculture.net /origin-of-hip-hop-music.html   (1935 words)

  
 UnbeatableProd   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
Both are producers, mainly influenced by hip hop beat originators with the likes of Pete Rock, Jay Dee and DJ Spinna.
The main ingredient for their music is a hip hop vibe, combined with soulful and loungy patterns, but they swear never to limit their abilities.
Instrumentals are fully samplebased, mixing a 70 's funk and soul sound with raw and uncut drumloops, which give it that typical hip hop edge.
www.teamalosta.be /unbeatable/unbeatablebio.html   (275 words)

  
 Hiphop-Directory : General Hip Hop Sites
Hip hop from a political point of view, plus articles & discussion covering all the four elements of hip hop.
Dimension J is a small all-around site that includes biographies and pictures of hip hop stars, interviews, latest news, song charts, record release dates and reviews, plus a message board.
Eastatic.com is a fan-based website, targeted at bringing the fans of east coast rap and hip hop the latest in news, album reviews, audio, underground scene information and everything that is a product of or concerns east coast rap and hip hop music.
www.hiphop-directory.com /General_Hip_Hop_Sites/more2.php   (811 words)

  
 HOW HIP-HOP MUSIC IS SLOWLY TRANSCENDING ITS CIRCULAR CULTURE | MetaFilter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
Embryo, good god boy, good hip hop is about where you come from, and what your life has been, and if you lack a good life story you better be able to fake a good one.
Yes, hip hop, much like punk, has the dilemma that they are both exploited by the mainstream to completely dillute the meaning.
Anyone saying they don't like how hip hop sounds now is, in my opinion, probably basing their point of view on precisely the MTV Hip Hop-lite that is broadcast on white-owned media.
www.metafilter.com /mefi/37485   (17063 words)

  
 Links & Sources - The Belgian Pop & Rock Archives
The form is a series of 10 chapters (almost essays) on various topics, such as independent record labels, the media, the government, one-hit wonders, Belgians abroad etc...
Belgian weekly magazine that was one of the first to really give some serious attention to Rock Music.
Another magazine which occasionaly features articles on Belgian (and of course international) music (especially when Jacky Huys, who died in 1998, was still writing for the magazine).
houbi.com /belpop/links.htm   (2446 words)

  
 Find /Arts/Music/Styles/Hip_Hop only at myEweb.com
Beats, Rhymes and Life - Hip hop site for the advanced listener, features lyrics, news, reviews and a tape trading section..
Hip Hop Havoc - Features mixtapes and exlusives from top artists in streaming audio, including release dates and the latest news..
The Rap Dictionary - Definitions of hip hop slang and expressions..
www.myeweb.com /odp/odp.php?browse=/Arts/Music/Styles/Hip_Hop   (731 words)

  
 HipHopKulture.org - Artists   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-29)
Born together with the Hip Hop movement, R.E.D.A. - Rythme Elementaire d'une Distortion Analogique - has grown by hearing reggae and disco loved by the parents and principally their neighbors on 45 RPM.
R.E.D.A. was tired of this mediocrity and apathy and decided to attack and "...give to the Belgian Hip Hop a musical radiance that it should ever have kept".
Hot supporter of the integrity and preservation of Hip Hop culture, he wants to play a concrete role in the renewal of the Hip Hop music at a European level and set up a deontology code.
www.hiphopkulture.org /modules/artists/detailfile.php?lid=43   (152 words)

  
 Hiphop-Directory : General Hip Hop Sites
Underground hip hop from the island of Ireland.
Hip Hop Global is a website that features MCs, producers, models, signers, and clothing designers.
A hip hop blog site for gelastic hip hop heads, based at Iowa State University college radio station KURE 88.5 FM.
www.hiphop-directory.com /General_Hip_Hop_Sites/more3.php   (751 words)

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