Legends Of Rap
Gangsta rap or gangster rap, initially called reality rap, is a subgenre of hip hop that emerged in the mid- to late 1980s as a distinct but highly controversial rap subgenre, whose lyrics assert the culture and values typical of American, predominantly black street gangs and street hustlers. (Many gangsta rappers flaunt associations with real street gangs, like the Crips and the Bloods ) Gangsta rap's reputed, earliest pioneers were Los Angeles rapper Ice - T , influenced by Philadelphia rapper Schooly D and especially rap group N.W.A By 1995, via record producer DR . Dre and rapper Snoop Dogg gangsta rap had taken the rap genre's lead and become mainstream, popular music.
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