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Author Reeves, Marcus, 1969-

Title Somebody scream! : rap music's rise to prominence in the aftershock of black power / Marcus Reeves.

Imprint New York : Faber and Faber, 2008.


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Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 320 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-295) and index.
Contents Generation remixed : Post-nationalism and the black culture shuffle -- The new afro-urban movement : rap redefines the voice of America's chocolate cities -- Black pop in a b-boy stance : Run-D.M.C. -- Stumbling through black power revisited : Public Enemy -- Niggas selling attitude : N.W.A -- R-E-S-P-E-C-T in PC land : Salt-n-Peppa -- Gangster chic : Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg -- The myth of thug power : Tupac Shakur -- Ghetto fab rising : the Notorious B.I.G. and Sean "Puffy" Combs -- The ice age : Jay-Z -- Dog eat dog : DMX -- Vanilla nice : Eminem -- Keep on : to the break of dawn--.
Subject Rap (Music) -- History and criticism.
ISBN 9780571211401 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0571211402 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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