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Kanye West (Hip-Hop Biographies)

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Themes: Hi-Lo, urban nonfiction, music, entrepreneur, Hip-Hop, celebrities, biographies. Themes: Hi-Lo, urban nonfiction, music, entrepreneur, Hip-Hop, celebrities, biographies. There's no doubt about it, today's students listen to an average of 2.5 hours of music every day. Guess what they are listening to? Hip-hop is mainstream, continually topping Billboard's Hot 100 charts. These hi-lo biographies engage striving readers from the very beginning with blinged-out covers, stunning four-color photographs, modern and graphic page design, and high-interest informational text.

Biographies highlight the unique characteristics of each mega-rapper, including childhood struggles, personal style, rivalries, giving back, and more. Each 48-page paperback book includes a timeline and glossary, with vocabulary words highlighted throughout. Kanye West is known as an overconfident musician and fashion designer. He is considered a genius by many in the music business. He produced mega hits for Jay-Z, Ludacris, and Common. Kanye calls himself the voice of a generation. He said, "Someone could be a better rapper, dance better. But culturally impacting? When you look back ... who's the icon at the end of the day?"

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Themes: Hi-Lo, urban nonfiction, music, entrepreneur, Hip-Hop, celebrities, biographies. Kanye West is known as an overconfident musician and fashion designer. He is considered a genius by many in the music business. He produced mega hits for Jay-Z, Ludacris, and Common. Kanye calls himself the voice of a generation. He said, "Someone could be a better rapper, dance better. But culturally impacting? When you look back ... who's the icon at the end of the day?"

Synopsis:

From his early rap recordings in Chicago to his fashion shows in Paris, Kanye West has become the self-proclaimed voice of a generation. Follow along with his rise from music producer to rapper, after a serious car crash. Learn about Kanye's arrogant persona, album success, and well-documented love life.

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Coming Soon...Available January 2013

Synopsis:

One of the largest growing music genres, Hip-Hop has influenced our modern culture in many ways. These 48-page full-color biographies feature the most well-known artists in the Hip-Hop community. Each Biography is written at a low reading level, so that even the most struggling reader can access the material. Books include timeline and glossary with vocabulary words highlighted throughout.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781622500161
Publisher:
Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc.
Subject:
Music
Author:
Saddleback Educational Publishing
Subject:
Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Biographies
Subject:
Children s Activities-Music
Subject:
Hilo
Subject:
urban nonfiction
Subject:
Entrepreneur
Subject:
Hip-hop
Subject:
Celebrities
Subject:
Biographies
Series:
Hip-Hop Biographies
Publication Date:
20130131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9 up to 12
Language:
English
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9.375 x 7.375 x 0.125 in
Age Level:
from 15 up to 18

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Kanye West (Hip-Hop Biographies)
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Product details 48 pages Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc. - English 9781622500161 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Themes: Hi-Lo, urban nonfiction, music, entrepreneur, Hip-Hop, celebrities, biographies. Kanye West is known as an overconfident musician and fashion designer. He is considered a genius by many in the music business. He produced mega hits for Jay-Z, Ludacris, and Common. Kanye calls himself the voice of a generation. He said, "Someone could be a better rapper, dance better. But culturally impacting? When you look back ... who's the icon at the end of the day?"
"Synopsis" by , From his early rap recordings in Chicago to his fashion shows in Paris, Kanye West has become the self-proclaimed voice of a generation. Follow along with his rise from music producer to rapper, after a serious car crash. Learn about Kanye's arrogant persona, album success, and well-documented love life.
"Synopsis" by , Coming Soon...Available January 2013
"Synopsis" by , One of the largest growing music genres, Hip-Hop has influenced our modern culture in many ways. These 48-page full-color biographies feature the most well-known artists in the Hip-Hop community. Each Biography is written at a low reading level, so that even the most struggling reader can access the material. Books include timeline and glossary with vocabulary words highlighted throughout.
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