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Hip Hop lyrics have also been known for containing swear words. In par...

wikipedia - 13 Aug 2017
Hip Hop lyrics have also been known for containing swear words. In particular, the word "bitch" is seen in countless songs, from NWA's "A Bitch Iz a bitch" to Missy Elliot's "She is a Bitch." It is often used in the negative connotation of a woman who is a shallow "money grubber". Some female artists have tried to reclaim the word and use it as a term of empowerment. Regardless, the hip hop community has recently taken an interest in discussing the use of the word "bitch" and whether it is necessary in rap.
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Hip Hop-Themed Sobriety Shirts Ignore Reality for People of Color

Racked - 16 Jan 2018
Each sell shirts with iconography that is specific to black or hip-hop culture: A T-shirt with a photo of AA founder Bill Wilson wearing a “thug life” bandana over his face like a gang member and a shirt that says “Straight Outta Rehab” in a play off ...
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Hip-hop's television takeover

Los Angeles Times - 13 Jan 2018
And hitting Showtime this month was the already critically acclaimed “The Chi” from “Master of None's” Lena Waithe, the first black woman to win an Emmy for comedy writing, and hip-hop star Common, the first rapper to win an Emmy, Oscar, Grammy and ...
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Canton Ballet offering hip hop class

Akron Beacon Journal - 16 Jan 2018
The ballet will offer a new eight-week class in hip hop from Jan. 25 through March 15 at its studios in the Cultural Center for the Arts, 1001 Market Avenue N. The course will be led by instructor Ana Bettis. Tuition is $90. There is no registration ...
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A boozy Jumanji-themed hip hop night is about to takeover London

Evening Standard - 16 Jan 2018
London, get ready to grind jungle-style because a Jumanji-themed hip hop zoo is coming to Clapham. Hitting the capital on February 2 and every week thereafter, it's billed as one of this year's most 'immersive' experiences. Another one? Yes, we thought ...
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The Age of Hip-Hop: From the streets to cultural dominance

Los Angeles Times - 11 Jan 2018
For the first time, hip-hop artists dominate the majority of nominees chosen in the academy's top categories, including record, album and song of the year. But that sound you're hearing isn't champagne corks popping in celebration. It's exasperated ...
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While class was out, hip-hop was in

Binghamton University Pipe Dream - 16 Jan 2018
While some Binghamton University students may have spent their winter breaks doing a whole lot of nothing, the hip-hop world continued to bring new bops. From buzzy singles to complete albums and mixtapes, established artists and newcomers have been ...
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Ain't no half-steppin' on Wizards' Old School Hip-Hop Night

Washington Post - 12 Jan 2018
Friday night is Old School Hip-Hop Night at Capital One Arena, featuring postgame performances by Doug E. Fresh, Slick Rick, Big Daddy Kane and Kool Moe Dee, and a lot of happiness among middle-aged people who don't really think of themselves as middle ...
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Oakton event to discuss Martin Luther King Jr. and hip-hop music

Chicago Daily Herald - 14 Jan 2018
The public is invited to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. by attending an event at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, in Room 1610, at Oakton Community College's Des Plaines campus, 1600 E. Golf Road. "The legacy of Dr. King has impacted society in ...
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Migos Finally Announce Release Date For Culture II

Hip-Hop Wired - 16 Jan 2018
Fans will be able to get their hands on the highly-anticipated album on Jan. 26. Written By D.L. Chandler. Posted 2 mins ago. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to More. Leave a comment. On MLK Day, Migos member Quavo ...

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