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The Resource Beats, rhymes & life : what we love and hate about hip-hop, edited by Kenji Jasper and Ytasha Womack ; photos by Robert Johnson III ; reporting-at-large by Mark Allwood

Beats, rhymes & life : what we love and hate about hip-hop, edited by Kenji Jasper and Ytasha Womack ; photos by Robert Johnson III ; reporting-at-large by Mark Allwood

Label
Beats, rhymes & life : what we love and hate about hip-hop
Title
Beats, rhymes & life
Title remainder
what we love and hate about hip-hop
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kenji Jasper and Ytasha Womack ; photos by Robert Johnson III ; reporting-at-large by Mark Allwood
Title variation
Beats, rhymes, and life
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects essays on modern hip-hop music and culture in which music journalists look at some of the most controversial ideas, symbols, and images in rap, and includes interviews with some of the genre's leading stars. "Featuring interviews with Mos Def, Nelly, Ludacris, Scarface, Luke Campbell, Heather Hunter, Ice-T, Common, Too Short, and more"--Cover. "Foreword by Michael Eric Dyson."
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.B3775 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jasper, Kenji
  • Womack, Ytasha
  • Johnson, Robert
  • Allwood, Mark
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hip-hop
  • Rap (Music)
  • African American youth
  • African Americans
  • African American youth
  • African Americans
  • Rap musicians
  • Interviews
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Beats, rhymes & life : what we love and hate about hip-hop, edited by Kenji Jasper and Ytasha Womack ; photos by Robert Johnson III ; reporting-at-large by Mark Allwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Editors' notes / Kenji Jasper and Ytasha L. Womack -- Foreword / Michael Eric Dyson -- Nelly : the interview -- The fan -- The disgruntled fan / Faraji Whalen -- Scarface : the interview -- The buzz -- The buzz / Mark Allwood -- Luther Campbell : the interview -- The love -- Remote control : Romance vs. promiscuity in mainstream hip-hop / Lisa Pegram -- Ice-T : the interview -- The cane -- Cashmere thoughts / Michael A. Gonzales -- Ludacris : the interview -- The cross -- A Christmas story / Ytasha L. Womack -- Billy Danze (of M.O.P.) : the interview -- The coffin -- Coughing / Suheir Hammad -- Too short : the interview -- The whip -- Ridin' dirty / Robert Johnson III -- Rob Marriot : the interview -- The ice -- The ice / Gregory L. Johnson -- Heather Hunter : the interview -- The stilettos -- On solace / Mariahdessa Ekere Tallie -- Miri Ben-Arl : the interview -- Pete Rock : the interview -- The turntable -- The turnable / Imani Dawson -- Mos Def : the interview -- The shell casing -- The evidence of caps once peeled / Kenji Jasper -- Common : the interview -- The block -- The block / Scoop Jackson -- Dr. Robin Kelley : the interview -- The floor -- The floor / Bob Meadows -- Posdnuos (of De La Soul) : the interview -- The suit -- The world is yours / William Jelani Cobb
Control code
ocm71004109
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 307 p.
Isbn
9780767919777
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006025892
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)71004109
Label
Beats, rhymes & life : what we love and hate about hip-hop, edited by Kenji Jasper and Ytasha Womack ; photos by Robert Johnson III ; reporting-at-large by Mark Allwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Editors' notes / Kenji Jasper and Ytasha L. Womack -- Foreword / Michael Eric Dyson -- Nelly : the interview -- The fan -- The disgruntled fan / Faraji Whalen -- Scarface : the interview -- The buzz -- The buzz / Mark Allwood -- Luther Campbell : the interview -- The love -- Remote control : Romance vs. promiscuity in mainstream hip-hop / Lisa Pegram -- Ice-T : the interview -- The cane -- Cashmere thoughts / Michael A. Gonzales -- Ludacris : the interview -- The cross -- A Christmas story / Ytasha L. Womack -- Billy Danze (of M.O.P.) : the interview -- The coffin -- Coughing / Suheir Hammad -- Too short : the interview -- The whip -- Ridin' dirty / Robert Johnson III -- Rob Marriot : the interview -- The ice -- The ice / Gregory L. Johnson -- Heather Hunter : the interview -- The stilettos -- On solace / Mariahdessa Ekere Tallie -- Miri Ben-Arl : the interview -- Pete Rock : the interview -- The turntable -- The turnable / Imani Dawson -- Mos Def : the interview -- The shell casing -- The evidence of caps once peeled / Kenji Jasper -- Common : the interview -- The block -- The block / Scoop Jackson -- Dr. Robin Kelley : the interview -- The floor -- The floor / Bob Meadows -- Posdnuos (of De La Soul) : the interview -- The suit -- The world is yours / William Jelani Cobb
Control code
ocm71004109
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 307 p.
Isbn
9780767919777
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006025892
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)71004109

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