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Deftly balancing an insider’s love of the culture with a scholar’s detached critique, he traces hip-hop’s rise as a cultural juggernaut and persuasively challenges widely held notions that hip-hop is socially dangerous – to black youth in particular.
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In the revoluton of hip-hop, “keeping it real” has always been a primary goal—and realness takes on special meaning as rappers mold their images for street cred and increasingly measure authenticity by ghetto-centric notions of “Who’s badder? University of ManchesterManchester, United Kingdom. Other editions – View all Hip-hop Revolution: This article is also available for rental through DeepDyve. Be the first to add this to a list.
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Sign In Forgot password? As Ogbar highlights throughout his thoughtful and provocative book, hip-hop culture is on the cutting-edge of all that matters in contemporary America.
Ogbar celebrates hip-hop and confronts the cult of authenticity that defines its essential character—that dictates how performers walk, talk, and express themselves artistically and also influences the consumer market. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.
In the world of hip-hop, “keeping it real” has always been a primary goal—and realness takes on special meaning as rappers mold their images for street cred and increasingly measure authenticity by ghetto-centric notions of “Who’s badder? The Ho; and Politics of Rap. Ogbar addresses many aspects of this controversial and influential cultural phenomenon: Ogbar’s new book is a wide-ranging and knowledgeable addition to the expanding field of hip-hop studies.
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Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of hpo academic and scholarly community it serves. Open to the public R N Hip-Hop Revolution compellingly examines race, gender, authenticity, and this African American generation’s quest for true democracy and liberation.
Central to every argument in this five-chapter book is the insistence that hip-hop is not monolithic in its artistic manifestations, meanings, intentions, or means of consumption.