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Can't stop won't stop : a history of the hip-hop culture

Author: Jeff Chang
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Traces the history of the hip-hop culture, discussing how hip-hop came to define a new generation of youth rebellion and expression in North America.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Chang
ISBN: 031230143X 9780312301439
OCLC Number: 317862940
Description: 546 pages
Contents: Loop 1: Babylon is burning, 1968-1977. Necropolis : the Bronx and the politics of abandonment --
Sipple out deh : Jamaica's roots generation and the cultural turn --
Blood and fire, with occasional music : the gangs of the Bronx --
Making a name : how DJ Kook Herc lost his accent and started hip-hop --
Loop 2: Planet rock: 1975-1986. Soul salvation : the mystery and faith of Afrika Bambaataa --
Furious styles : the evolution of style in the seven-mile world --
The world is ours : the survival and transformation of Bronx style --
Zulus on a time bomb : Hip-hop meets the rockers downtown --
1982 : rapture in Reagans' America --
End of innocence : the fall of the old school --
Loop 3: The message: 1984-1992. Things fall apart : the rise of the post-civil rights era --
What we got to say : Black suburbia, segregation and utopia in the late 1980s --
Follow for now : the question of post-civil rights Black leadership --
The culture assassins : geography, generation and gangsta rap --
The real enemy : the cultural riot of Ice Cube's death certificate --
Loop 4: Stakes is high: 1992-2001. Gonna work it out : peace and rebellion in Los Angeles --
All in the same gang : the war on youth and the quest for unity --
Becoming the hip-hop generation : the source, the industry and the big crossover --
New world order : globalization, containment and counterculture at the end of the century.
Responsibility: Jeff Chang ; introduction by D.J. Kool Herc.

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Traces the history of the hip-hop culture, discussing how hip-hop came to define a new generation of youth rebellion and expression in North America.

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