Synopses & Reviews
Now with a new introduction by the author, Hip Hop America is the definitive account of the society-altering collision between black youth culture and the mass media.
'Clear-headed and objective... an immensely readable survey of rap and its wide cultural impact. (Philadelphia Inquirer) '
Includes bibliographical references (p. -215) and index.
About the Author
Nelson George is an award-winning author of both fiction and nonfiction. He has written for Playboy, Billboard, Esquire, the Village Voice, Essence, and many other national magazines, as well as writing and producing television programs and feature films.