Country Fried Soul: Adventures in Dirty South Hip-hop

Front Cover
Hal Leonard Corporation, 2005 - Music - 192 pages
3 Reviews
(Book). Hip-hop is the biggest youth movement in the world today, and leading the way is the new sound of the South, exemplified by platinum and multi-platinum artists like OutKast, Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz, Ludacris, Ying Yang Twins and 8Ball and MJG. This fascinating book reveals where Dirty South hip-hop came from and where it's heading. It explores the hopes, struggles, and frustrations of performers and producers, and guides you to the best in Southern hip-hop on CD and DVD, in magazines, and on the web. If you want to know where the South is taking music, you need this book. Includes foreword by Mississippi rapper David Banner.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: Country Fried Soul: Adventures in Dirty South Hip-Hop

User Review  - Amar Pai - Goodreads

Some writers are so good that they can make you interested in something you're not normally interested in. eg David Foster Wallace writing about tennis, or long New Yorker articles about coal ... Read full review

Review: Country Fried Soul: Adventures in Dirty South Hip-Hop

User Review  - Wes Freeman - Goodreads

Can't say I finished this book, but read what I'm gonna for now. A noble enterprise to map out the world of Southern Hip-Hop when the biggest thing to come out of it was "Get Low." Southern hip-hop ... Read full review

Contents

Pause Button Dynamics Featuring Teemoney
10
Featurlng Luther Campbell 8Ball MJG and Too hort
16
Featuring Lil Jon E40 Ludacris Bone Crusher and Jazze Pha
26
featurlng Too hort Lil Jon The East Side Boyz Ying Yang Twins and 120
40
Featurlng CeeLo and Chyna Whyte
56
featurlng 120 Young Buck Stat Quo and JackiO
69
Featurlng Ludacris
93
Featurlng Luther Campbell and Stat Quo
98
69+ WAYS TO GET DIRTY ON THE WEB
122
THE SINGLES CLUB
136
ALBUM RECOMMENDATIONS
153
Resources for further Dirty South grazing
169
Featurlng E40 Belafonte
181
BIBLIOGRAPHY
189
INDEX OF ARTISTS
190
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
192

TEEMONEYS DIRTY SOUTH AWARDS TDSA
110

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information