Violence in Hip Hop and its Effects on Artists and Listeners


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Hip hop and appears to have a definitive connection to violence, creating a negative impact upon both artists and listeners. However, hip hop is not so powerful that people cannot see beyond its message and young people are surprisingly critical and analytical when confronted with some of its darker messages. With that in mind, hip hop may be forced to change for the better if its audience finally decides that something better is what it wants.
Violence in Hip Hop and its Effects on Artists and Listeners
There is little question that Hip Hop music has garnered a great deal of scorn in some quarters for its perceived glorification of violence and for what many consider sexist depictions of women. This essay wades into the controversy by...
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