rap music rap music

Definition(s):

  • (n) genre of African-American music of the 1980s and 1990s in which rhyming lyrics are chanted to a musical accompaniment; several forms of rap have emerged

Synonym(s)

rap

Usage(s):

  1. The lesson was Capitalism 101: rap music's market strength gave its artists permission to say what they pleased.
  2. As a rapper and producer, and as the owner of Bad Boy Records, one of hip-hop's most powerful new corporate dynasties, Combs has his fingerprints all over rap music in the '90s.
  3. Gaza is like a big prison, and we get our message across with rap music.

News

  1. Kanye West To Go On Yeezus Tour?

    There is no slowing down for the rap god and new father Kanye West, especially after his frequent collaborator Mike Dean revealed that there will be a Yeezus tour. During an interview with Reddit , fans interrogated the heavyweight co-producer of West’s sixth studio effort Yeezus about headphones, trap music and if they can expect 'Ye to hit the stage. “Will there be a Yeezus tour? Will you be ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine

  2. 25 Early Twitter Reactions To Wale's 'The Gifted'

    So much rap music to listen to and so little time? With Wale making his latest album, The Gifted , available as a stream today , Twitter heads have been taking advantage and getting a premature listen.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine

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