Why Hip-hop/Rap will never Die!
Rap expresses one’s emotion and tend to give the audience a clear view on what you are saying.Rapping has been on the Music making scene since the 60’s and has made waves starting from the great 2pac to Snoop dogg, B.I.G notorious and others.
These Rappers and many more unmentioned have made hip-hop/rap famous and likable by audience across the world.
There are also some critics who belive that Rap is for the devil and his followers but i think it is not true. Rap has made many individuals showcase their talent and has built the music industry.
No other genre of music packs as many multilayered, dual-meaning(entendre) and witty lyrics. Just like Eminem one of the Greatest Rappers to Graze the game.
He has the most rapped lyrics in the shortest time with song is Godzilla. Eminem’s New Track ‘Godzilla’ Just Broke the World Record for Fastest Rap Verse. The controversial artist spits bars at 10.65 syllables per second on the track’s third verse.
Rap has brought together both the black race and also the white race together and help to develop the society at large.
Also through education and understanding, rap music has spurred social awareness in communities around the country. Hip-hop Music has served as a tool to speaking out against negative aspects of life such as violence and guns.
Many artists use their musical talents to promote peace and anti-violent acts. Rap talks about rhyming with the lyrics involved and individuals has seen rap as influential and has made people express themselves in a positive way with rapping.
It also brings about gender equality and has detroyed racial barriers, because both men and women have already for a long time tunred to rap music and also collaborate with each other.
Take for example Nicki Minaj featuring Drake Chris brown and other good rappers. Also G eazy and Chris Brown have also featured female artists in their recent albums and it did definitely well.
Female artistes are continuously emerging and are gaining fame making new female acts more positioned in the music industry.
Finally, Hip-hop has also added to the movie industry because of Hollywood’s movie nowadays they are made from a rap background e.g 8 miles, Bodied, let it shine etc all these movies are made with the aid of Rap contest concept and all sort of rapping competition and this has also made rap and Hiphop grow and lead to more movies in the future.
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