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    Funk Music History

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    blow up overnight and influence the hip hop music of tomorrow. Of course, hip hop music did not spring out of the blue, but rather it was a newly packaged form of musical delivery that ascended from the music that preceded it. Thus, hip hop was not just a music style that followed funk music, it was directly influenced by this genre and it is a musical descendant of both funk and it is evident through its lyrics, feeling, and recurring themes. Although funk is such a large and diverse genre musically, one of its strongest…

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    Funk Music Analysis

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    Funk music as an expression brought with it a newly packaged music that was capable of fully embracing both the performers’ and audiences energies. Funk emphasized dancing and how it further expressed implicit meanings not always explicitly understood through the lyrics. Funk music opened the door for a particular subculture, black youth, to take their form of dance expression and broadcast it across the United States through the culturally important program Soul Train. In particular, the…

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    Funk And Wagnall's Report

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    Funk and Wagnall’s give a universal description of gun control. Afterwards, they go into the issue at federal levels, citing the second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution along with court cases setting precedence and bills enacted. Nonetheless revealing that state and local levels are problematic by the idealism that states and localities are free to enforce their own policies. Finally, pressure from organizations on both sides of the gun control battle makes this a highly contentious political…

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    Rhythm and Blues otherwise called R&B is a famous sort of music that began in the US in the 40'S. The term was firstly utilized by record organizations to depict the Urban sound, indeed before Rhythm and Blues was cited as what it is today, it was once called 'race music', which annoyed numerous as it brought social and racial issues up, and concentrated more on the shade of skin than on the sound of the class. Verses tend to intensely concentrate on subjects of triumphs and disappointments as…

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    their homelands, they still found ways to connect back to their roots. These ways include music, food, clothes, and language which have shaped the culture of America today. As for music, the United States without the influences of the African American community cannot own music like rock and roll, Hip-Hop, R&B, Blues, and Jazz. Folks music was a way that slave use to express themselves and also communicated with each other.This modern age, the production of music has a relationship with African…

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    Hip Hop Concert Report

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    Very few famous performers nowadays can integrate showmanship with their music. In the 70’s a musical group by the name of Parliament took the music world by storm with their out of this world appearance and their own rendition of Funk music. Parliament was one of the key pieces in the development of funk music and modern music as well. They created what we know as P-Funk today that was a key element of the foundation of Hip-Hop. For my concert report I analyzed Parliament’s 1976 The MotherShip…

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    area during the 1960s. It is a subgenre of funk music which is a compromised of soul, jazz, and R&B music. Funk at the time was new form style of music creating a danceable form of music. Much of Go-go is African-inspired music consisting of very rhythmic based instruments. Unlike funk, go-go music focuses more on having the audience participating during the piece being performed. A call and response system is used during the music. The musician will say something for the audience to repeat at a…

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    High Society Analysis

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    The use of synthesizer and the particular patch chosen even alludes to a type of hip-hop sound that was present in the 90s in tracks like ‘This is How We Do It’ by Montell Jordon or some of Snoop Dogg’s popular tracks from that era. Of course, popular ‘classic rock’ groups could have inspired this sound to something of the likes of Zeppelin’s more high octane charts. Stuart Maxfield and the rest of the band do not write an awful lot about their own material therefore not leaving us with many…

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    Rap Informative Speech

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    Have you ever wondered what world record rapper hold? Well today I will be telling you where rap comes from and more including who the fast rapper and more world records. So where did rap originated from? ‘’Rap originated with announcements made over microphones at parties, which developed into more rhyming patterns. A strong influence on rappers was the funk sound of James Brown. By the end of the 1970 rap had become a full-fledged musical genre, thanks to such artists as the Sugarhill Gang…

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    Hip Hop- is a music genre formed in the United States in the 1970s which consists of a stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rapping. Hip Hop music developed as part of Hip Hop culture, which is a subculture that includes four key elements: DJing, MCing, graffiti writing, and beatboxing. It followed in the footsteps of earlier American musical genres such as blues, salsa, jazz, rag- time, funk, disco, and rock and roll by becoming one of the most popular genres of music worldwide.…

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