Hip hop and empowerment

Hip hop and empowerment

Does hip hop unite and empower or divide people? To answer this question and look at hip hop and empowerment from different perspectives, let’s first look at the history of hip hop. Hip hop developed from blues and jazz, and the first artists of the 1970s looked up to...
New Trends and Artists in Hip Hop

New Trends and Artists in Hip Hop

We know you’re wondering what trends in hip hop you’ll need to be aware of in 2019. Here are some tips to help you stay ahead of the crowd. Mumble Rap is Here to Stay Mumble rap started around 2017, and it’s not going anywhere. The older generation passes it off as a...
The Effect of Childish Gambino on Hip Hop

The Effect of Childish Gambino on Hip Hop

Childish Gambino is the alias of writer, actor, rapper, and comedian Donald Glover. His alter ego allows him to express himself in ways the mainstream would find unacceptable. His razor-sharp lyrics about sexuality, race, gender, and class have left their mark on hip...