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East Coast Rap and Hip Hop

At the dawn of the hip-hop era, all rap was East Coast rap. All of rap's most important early artists were based in the New York City area -- old-school legends like DJ Kool Herc, Grandmaster Flash, Afrika Bambaataa, the Sugarhill Gang, Kurtis Blow, and Run-D.M.C. As rap grew and became more diverse over the course of the '80s, productive scenes began to spring up in other locations around the country; nonetheless, East Coast rap dominated through most of the '80s. Although the sound of East Coast rap wasn't completely uniform, from the mid- to late '80s it tended to gravitate to more aggressive beats and sample collages, and many MCs prided themselves on their technical dexterity in craftin ... Read More

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AUDACITY FT BROADWAY BLAKE - (by DJ Amboe)  Year: 2013
DJ Amboe East coast style rhymes focused on poetic delivery. Haunting drum beat with melodic loop is similar to the styles of old school MC's like NAS and Rakim. Good backdrop party music lounging in the cut. Sports highlights for football or basketball. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
617653 2:39 Medium 76 USD $126.95  

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