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Hip hop America

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Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rap (Music),
  • Music,
  • Hip-Hop,
  • Popular culture,
  • History and criticism,
  • Hip-hop,
  • Geschichte

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-215) and index.

    Statementby Nelson George
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3531 .G46 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 226 p. ;
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24741522M
    ISBN 100670871532
    ISBN 109780670871537
    LC Control Number98023414
    OCLC/WorldCa38993154

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Thoroughly researched, thoroughly in tune with the culture, Hip Hop in America: A Regional Guide profiles two dozen specific hip hop scenes across the United States, showing how Reviews: 2. Rap (Music) -- History and criticism, Hip-hop -- United States, Popular culture -- United States, Rap (Music) -- Social aspects -- United States Publisher Penguin Books Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; china Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Hip hop America book Contributor Internet Archive Language EnglishPages: One of America's foremost hip-hop journalists, this book is essential to understanding both the positives and negatives of hip-hop music in both its past and present forms.

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