What is Hip Hop?
Hip Hop is a genre, a movement, a culture, a lifestyle
Hip Hop starts conversation. It goes there- to that place people are afraid to face or talk about.
It's expressive and acts as an outlet or escape for so many people
Hip Hop has created a universal sound that has changed music, art, fashion, & politics
Hip Hop has grown to be the most influential music genre amongst music fans
Compared to when it originally started, Hip Hop has ultimately changed is course of action, but still keeps in mind what is was created for
"Hip Hop is the voice of this generation"
- DJ Kool Herc
The Culture... Explained
The Evolution of Hip Hop Explored
Hip Hop has the richest culture known to man. Learn about it's origins and how it's become what it is today through the eyes of Hip Hop Legends and Enthusiasts
The Evolution of Hip Hop (1979 - 2017) by Hip Hop Universe
Evolution Of Rap, Best Rap Song Of Each Year
40 Years of Hip Hop by THE HOOD INTERNET
Over 150 songs from more than 100 artists representing 40 years of hip hop all crammed into 4 minutes
Hip Hop Evolution
"profiles the history of hip-hop music through interviews with many of the genre's leading cultural figures"
Hip Hop (Beyond Beats & Rhymes) by Byron Hurt
Kurtis Blow on The Birth of Hip-Hop, Evolution from the DJ to the MC
"Legendary pioneer rapper Kurtis Blow speaks with VladTV about witnessing the start of hip-hop in New York and his hip hop experience"