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Rap

Rap's germination is sometimes attributed to the righteous street poetry of the Last Poets and the Watts Prophets, but it didn't begin to take full shape -- and earn its tag -- until after the Sugarhill Gang released "Rapper's Delight" in 1979. Since then, rap spread from its New York epicenter throughout the remainder of the U.S. (with each region taking on its own specific flavor) and then to countless countries. Rap's core components are beats and rhymes, but that simplicity belies the wide range of sounds that have sprung from them. Instrumentalists, a sampled breakbeat, or a drum machine can form the backbone of a track, while an arrangement can be spaciously spare or chaotically dense, and a chorus can range from atonal shouting to a sweet melody. Detractors were still calling rap a fad in 1985, when LL Cool J released his first single. They were doing the same thing when, roughly 20 years later, the same MC released his tenth album, and they'll probably continue to do so as long as the genre exists. Should rap ever die, which isn't likely, it would be far too late to prevent its effect on most other music forms, from R&B to rock to jazz. More in Rap, Hip-Hop, R&B: Funk | Hip-Hop | R&B | Rap | Soul | Urban
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Informant
Mid tempo track ala dr dre snoop the game cas doe and nipsey hussle ...
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Informant
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 162519
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02:43
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Mid tempo track ala dr dre snoop the game cas doe and nipsey hussle ...
162449
Ida
Mid tempo track ala dr dre snoop the game cas doe and nipsey hussle ...
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Ida
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 162449
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04:25
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Mid tempo track ala dr dre snoop the game cas doe and nipsey hussle ...
162330
Higher Level
Mid tempo track ala dr dre snoop the game cas doe and nipsey hussle ...
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Higher Level
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 162330
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03:59
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Mid tempo track ala dr dre snoop the game cas doe and nipsey hussle ...
162040
Hard
Track ala redman, xzibit, ras kass, common, nas, yukmouth and cas doe...
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Hard
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 162040
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04:03
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Track ala redman, xzibit, ras kass, common, nas, yukmouth and cas doe...
161979
Haterism
Mid tempo track ala dr. dre, snoop, the game, cas doe and nipsey hussle...
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Haterism
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 161979
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01:51
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Mid tempo track ala dr. dre, snoop, the game, cas doe and nipsey hussle...
161729
Gordo
Mid Tempo track ala dr dre snoop dogg the game cas doe and nipsey ...
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Gordo
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 161729
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03:38
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Mid Tempo track ala dr dre snoop dogg the game cas doe and nipsey ...
161103
Gang Bangers
Fast track ala Dr. dre, snoop dogg, the game, nipsey and cas doe....
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Gang Bangers
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 161103
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03:39
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Fast track ala Dr. dre, snoop dogg, the game, nipsey and cas doe....
160992
Funk You
Fast track ala dr. dre, snoop dogg, the game, nipsey hussle and cas doe...
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Funk You
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160992
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03:56
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Fast track ala dr. dre, snoop dogg, the game, nipsey hussle and cas doe...
160798
Freaky
Mid tempo track ala Ice cube, snoop dogg, the game and dr. dre......
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Freaky
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160798
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03:58
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Mid tempo track ala Ice cube, snoop dogg, the game and dr. dre......
160790
Fire
a mid tempo hip hop country track ala dr. dre, snoop dogg, the game and nipsey hussle....
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Fire
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160790
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01:50
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a mid tempo hip hop country track ala dr. dre, snoop dogg, the game and nipsey hussle....
160621
Hookah Lounge
Dark, foreboding hip hop track with a middle eastern influence. This track utilizes big percussion hits, synths, strings, and ethnic instruments. Great for scenes involving conflict and drama. This...
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Hookah Lounge
by Stephen Baird
Music ID: 160621
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01:46
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Dark, foreboding hip hop track with a middle eastern influence. This track utilizes big percussion hits, synths, strings, and ethnic instruments. Great for scenes involving conflict and drama. This...
160481
Filter
Mid tempo track ala Ice cube, snoop dogg, the game and dr. dre......
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Filter
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160481
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04:08
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Mid tempo track ala Ice cube, snoop dogg, the game and dr. dre......
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Finish Line
Mid tempo track ala Ice cube, snoop dogg, the game and dr. dre......
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Finish Line
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160473
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02:44
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Mid tempo track ala Ice cube, snoop dogg, the game and dr. dre......
160376
Every Dog
Mid tempo track ala Ice cube snoop dogg the game, cas doe and dr dre...
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Every Dog
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160376
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04:02
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Mid tempo track ala Ice cube snoop dogg the game, cas doe and dr dre...
160254
Double Funk
Fsst track ala dr. dre, snoop, the game, 50 cent and cas doe........
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Double Funk
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160254
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01:07
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Fsst track ala dr. dre, snoop, the game, 50 cent and cas doe........
160252
Eastside
Fast track ala 50 cent, nas, the game, will i am, dr. dre and wu tang....
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Eastside
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160252
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04:05
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Fast track ala 50 cent, nas, the game, will i am, dr. dre and wu tang....
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Done
Mid tempo track ala 50 cent, jay-z, nas, the game and dr. dre.......
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Done
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160172
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03:58
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Mid tempo track ala 50 cent, jay-z, nas, the game and dr. dre.......
160153
Destiny
a mid tempo hip hop country track ala dr. dre, snoop dogg, the game and nipsey hussle....
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Destiny
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160153
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01:54
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a mid tempo hip hop country track ala dr. dre, snoop dogg, the game and nipsey hussle....
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Do
a mid tempo hip hop country track ala dr. dre, snoop dogg, the game and nipsey hussle....
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Do
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160150
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01:34
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a mid tempo hip hop country track ala dr. dre, snoop dogg, the game and nipsey hussle....
160063
Clev
Dogg Pound, Suga Free, Quik, West Coast, Rap, Sinister, Seductive, Mysterious, Money, Alcohol, Cars, Medium Tempo...
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Clev
by Gordon Mcginnis
Music ID: 160063
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03:14
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Dogg Pound, Suga Free, Quik, West Coast, Rap, Sinister, Seductive, Mysterious, Money, Alcohol, Cars, Medium Tempo...
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