The Concise Guide to Hip-Hop Music: A Fresh Look at the Art of Hip Hop, from Old-School Beats to Freestyle Rap

The Concise Guide to Hip-Hop Music: A Fresh Look at the Art of Hip Hop, from Old-School Beats to Freestyle Rap

Paul Edwards


In 1973, the tune scene used to be eternally replaced through the emergence of hip hop. Masterfully mixing the rhythmic grooves of funk and soul with layered beats and chanted rhymes, artists similar to DJ Kool Herc and Grandmaster Flash prepared the ground for a complete new style and iteration of musicians. during this complete, obtainable advisor, Paul Edwards breaks down the variation among old-fashioned and new institution, recaps the most important influencers of the style, and units directly the myths and misconceptions of the artists and their song. lovers previous and new alike will all examine whatever new concerning the background and improvement of hip hop, from its inception up in the course of the present day.

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