The Resource How to rap : the art and science of the hip-hop MC, (electronic resource)

How to rap : the art and science of the hip-hop MC, (electronic resource)

Label
How to rap : the art and science of the hip-hop MC
Title
How to rap
Title remainder
the art and science of the hip-hop MC
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examining the dynamics of hip-hop from every region and in every form mainstream and underground, current, and classic this compelling how-to discusses everything from content and flow to rhythm and delivery in relation to the art and craft of rap. Compiled from the most extensive research on rapping to date, this first-of-its-kind guide delivers countless candid and exclusive insights from more than 100 of the most critically acclaimed artists in hip-hop including Clipse, Cypress Hill, Nelly, Public Enemy, Remy Ma, Schoolly D, A Tribe Called Quest, and will.i.am, unraveling the stories behind their art and preserving a wealth of the genres history through the words of the legends themselves. Exhaustively detailing the many complex aspects of rapping such as utilizing literary tools and devices to strengthen content, battling, imagery, similes, metaphors, analogies, slang, performing both live and in the studio, word play, controversial content and punch lines, and constructing beats, singles, and free styling with emphasis on enunciating and breathing for unique vocal style, this remarkable book will benefit beginners and pros alike with its limitless wealth of rapping lore and insight
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edwards, Paul
Dewey number
782.421649/143
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lyric writing (Popular music)
  • Rap (Music)
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
How to rap : the art and science of the hip-hop MC, (electronic resource)
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Distribution
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781569763773
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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11333551
Publisher number
MWT11333551
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
How to rap : the art and science of the hip-hop MC, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781569763773
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11333551
Publisher number
MWT11333551
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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