Essay about How Rap Music Has Influence African American Culture

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How rap music has influence African-American culture
America is known for lot things, the land of freedom, land of milk and honey, and freedom to express one thoughts, etc. America has one of the largest music style industries in the world. Music style like country, gospel, pop, rap, etc. one of those styles that influence the America society is rap music. When people were ask to define rap music? The seem to say its a style of popular music. Rap is a form of rhyming with sound expressing ones anger or thoughts in music form. Rap music have been in the America society seen the 70s. Rap music was popular among African- American people, it’s been a type of news to inform the population of how black were been treated. Rap groups like N.W.A. took rap to a different form. Show proud of where they from, and no matter what they were been put through, they will always stand tall.
When rap first surface as a form of music style, people look at it like a form of violence preaching to urban youth. As time pass by urban youth started to understand the poetic massage it was providing, and started using it in a form of therapy. "Rap music is part of popular culture. Popular culture by its very definition means that it will have an effect on society, just like all popular culture.” Rap music has it impact in society by allowing people to not just be able to express their thought, but also be able to relate to it. One of the major error people seem to make today is associate hip-hop…

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