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In the world of hip-hop, “keeping it real” has always been a primary goal—and realness takes on special meaning as rappers mold their images for street cred and increasingly measure authenticity by ghetto-centric notions of “Who’s badder?
Ogbbar Ogbonna Green Ogbar. University of Canberra Library. Ogbar celebrates hip-hop and confronts the cult of authenticity that defines its essential character—that dictates how performers walk, talk, and express themselves artistically and also influences the consumer market.
Ogbar probes deeply into the roots and realities of hiphop’s image, its ‘keeping it real’ mantra, and its rebellious reputation A writer who’s personally encountered many of hip-hop’s icons, Ogbar traces hip-hop’s rise as a cultural juggernaut, focusing on how it negotiates its own sense of identity.
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Subjects Rap Music — Social aspects. My library Help Advanced Book Search. The Best Books of Kelvin Grove Campus Library. Deftly balancing an insider’s love of the culture with a scholar’s detached critique, he traces hip-hop’s rise as a cultural juggernaut and persuasively challenges widely held notions that uop is socially dangerous – to black youth in particular.
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