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Title Icons of hip hop : an encyclopedia of the movement, music, and culture / edited by Mickey Hess.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, c2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Reference    784.54 ICO  v.1    Available
 GDL Brand Library Reference    784.54 ICO  v.2    Available
Description 2 v. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Series Greenwood icons
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [609]-611), discographies, and index.
Contents Volume one. Kool Herc / Wayne Marshall ; Grandmaster Flash / H.C. Williams ; Roxanne Shanté / Thembisa S. Mshaka ; Run-DMC / Jeb Aram Middlebrook ; Beastie Boys / Mickey Hess ; MC Lyte / Jennifer R. Young ; Eric B. & Rakim / Shawn Bernardo ; Public Enemy / George Ciccariello-Maher ; Salt-n-Pepa / Athena Elafros ; Queen Latifah / Faizi Hirji ; The Geto Boys / Jason D. Haugen ; The Native Tongues / Aine McGlynn -- Volume two. Ice Cube / David J. Leonard ; Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg / David Diallo ; Nas / Susan Weinstein ; Wu-tang Clan / Jessica Elliott and Mickey Hess ; Tupac Shakur / Carlos D. Morrison and Celnisha L. Dangerfield ; Notorious B.I.G. / James Peterson ; Lil' Kim / Aine McGlynn ; Outkast / T. Hasan Johnson ; Eminem / Katherine V. Tsiopos-Wills ; Missy Elliot / Joi Carr ; Jay-Z / T. Hasan Johnson ; Kanye West / Todd Dills.
Subject Rap musicians -- Biography.
Turntablists -- Biography.
Rap (Music) -- History and criticism.
Hip-hop -- History and criticism.
Added Author Hess, Mickey, 1975-
ISBN 9780313339028 (set : alk. paper)
0313339023 (set : alk. paper)
9780313339035 (vol 1 : alk. paper)
0313339031 (vol 1 : alk. paper)
9780313339042 (vol 2 : alk. paper)
031333904X (vol 2 : alk. paper)

 
    
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