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About the Author

Jim Fricke is Senior Curator at the Experience Music Project (EMP) in Seattle, Washington. He was curator of the Hip-Hop Nation exhibit, and has been active in the Northwest music scene for more than twenty-five years. He lives in Seattle. Charlie Ahearn is a filmmaker whose 1982 landmark film Wild Style has become a hip-hop classic. He lives in New York City.

Table of Contents

Introduction / Nelson George — Players — Rocking : gang culture and the beginnings of hip-hop — Forefathers : B-boy and DJ culture in the Bronx — MCs take the stage : the rise of MC crews — Origins of the MC ; Crews, security, and violence at parties ; B-boys ; Blackout of 1977 — And you don't stop : the scene matures — Flyers and artists — Rapper's delight : Hip-hop goes commercial — Fresh, wild, fly and bold : the scene : 1980-1981 — Women ; Club scene in the Bronx — All around the world the same song : hip-hop takes over — Epilogue : No boundaries.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781903985571
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Location:
Reading, Mass.
Author:
Ahearn, Charlie
Author:
Fricke, Jim
Subject:
Rap
Subject:
Hip-hop
Subject:
Rap musicians
Subject:
General Music
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
107-215
Publication Date:
20021205
Binding:
Paperback
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
9.25 x 7.50 in

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