The Roots of Rap

The Roots of Rap

16 Bars on the 4 Pillars of Hip-hop

Book - 2019 | First edition
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Presents the history of hip-hop including, how it evolved from folktales, spirituals, and poetry, to the showmanship of James Brown, to the culture of graffiti art and breakdancing that formed around the art form.
Publisher: New York, NY : Little Bee Books, an imprint of Bonnier Publishing USA, [2019]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2019
Branch Call Number: 782.421649 W
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Morrison, Frank 1971-- Illustrator
ISBN: 9781499804119
1499804113

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The lyrical rhythm is awesome, and the art work is fantastic. A fun read. Recommended by Meleesa

This book presents the history of hip-hop, including how it evolved from folktales, spirituals, and poetry, to the showmanship of James Brown, to the culture of graffiti art and break dancing that formed around the art form.

Awesome artwork shows the roots of rap and the history of hip-hop.


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