Hip Hop Never Stops

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Music is a language understood all over through its rhythm and the feeling it can give a person. It defines personality and demonstrates emotions better than any other means of expression. Hip-Hop gives adolescents a way to escape from problems and troubles of their lives and articulate their emotions through dance, rapping, beat boxing, DJing and graffiti. Hip-Hop is more than just a genre that most people don’t understand. It is a civil movement of the public conveying who they are and what is on their minds. This movement does nothing but bringing people together while at the same time bringing out one’s uniqueness. The connotation that Hip-Hop culture creates is generally one of violence, corruption, and misogynistic views on women, but the Hip-Hop culture creates a way for the youths of America to express themselves in an innovative, musical, and artistic fashion. Rap is about true life and the ups and downs everyone has. Rappers are thought of as thugs because they had a hard life and would do anything to get money. They rap about their mistakes so that other people don't make the same mistake. When people hear drugs in a song they always look at it as there rapping about doing drugs, but in reality rappers tells kids not to do drugs because they did and do not want others to have same life they did. When people are faced with adversities, troubles, and hardships throughout their lives they resort to something they can relate to. To teens Hip-Hop and Rap music is their something to relate to. It provides encouragement and motivation to ease their minds and go on living life. The people born in this generation have experienced many of life’s hardships, rap and hip-hop music provides reassurance that the troubles the average teen faces will pass. Hip hop was founded by people who were in violent environments during violent time and were treated violently. When artists speak about their experiences in their music they are just being truthful in what they say....
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