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The Fall and Rise of Hip Hop

August 16, 2016

In 2012, a flurry of articles began appearing in the music press asking, “Is Hip Hop dead?” Most articles simply bemoaned the lack of authenticity of the genre’s good old days, or complained it was becoming “too white,” but a few articles actually cited data.  Did you know not a single African-American artist hit #1 … Continue reading The Fall and Rise of Hip Hop »

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