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Review: Hip Hop America

User Review  - Daniel - Goodreads

A great introduction to the history of hip hop and how it has permeated mainstream American culture. You don't need a huge body of knowledge to get something out of this text and it avoids being overly academic. Read full review

Review: Hip Hop America

User Review  - mel - Goodreads

if you are into hip hop, a great book, even though a little dated at this point... but that can be kind of fun in a way. george has a real ease of style, super conversation & obviously very passionate about the subject. Read full review

Review: Hip Hop America

User Review  - Daisy - Goodreads

Very informative read for my first college writing class ... Read full review

Review: Hip Hop America

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

Very well-written and brought hip-hop and all its aspects to life. I was interested in it and I don't even listen to rap. Read full review

Review: Hip Hop America

User Review  - Charmayne - Goodreads

A great look at the historically significant hip hop movement that simultaneously shaped the youth culture. Urban music had a message that could be heard by people outside of the city, suddenly making ... Read full review

Review: Hip Hop America

User Review  - CE - Goodreads

Good look at hip-hop, it origins and its place in culture. Good mix of the anecdotal and the scholarly. Read full review

Review: Hip Hop America

User Review  - Dave - Goodreads

I originally read this book for a class and it has become one of my favorite non-fiction books. George follows the evolution of hip hop in america from the street corners of brooklyn and the bronx ... Read full review

Review: Hip Hop America

User Review  - matt. singer. - Goodreads

Writer Nelson George was born in rap's cradle of civilization Brooklyn, NY and came of age as a journalist just as the first emcees, DJs, breakers and graffiti artists began crawling out of the ... Read full review


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