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Hip Hop is a music genre that originated in Bronx, New York in the late 1970's. It's easily recognizable by the rapping/rhyming lyrics, the beats, break dancing and graffiti art. It didn't take long for Hip Hop to form as a culture. It is defined by 4 different elements: Rap skills, DJ'ing, Break-dancing and Graffiti. Rappers such as Grandmaster flash, Run DMC, Afrika Bambaataa and Public enemy were the first pioneers of rap and they are responsible for the worldwide culture it has grown into today. List of Hip Hop artist:

50 Cent Ace Hood Akon Big Ed Big Sean Chris Brown DJ Khaled Drake Eminem Iyaz J. Cole Jay-z Lil Wayne French Montana Nicky Minaj Nelly Pitbull

Hip-Hop Rappers