Rap & Hip-Hop

    Gospel Of Hip Hop

    Hardback Save £5.94 = £15.05

    Heard 'Em Say: Lyrics and Illuminations

    By Kanye West

    Other £9.65

    Hip hop superstar and Grammy-winning recording artist Kanye West collaborates with Oscar nominated film animator and graphic artist Bill Plympton to offer his insatiable fan base an illustrated book of 15 hit song lyrics.

    Inside A Thug\'s Heart

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    The Killing Of Tupac Shakur

    By Cathy Scott

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    American Popular Music: Rhythm and Blues, Rap, and Hip-Hop

    By Frank Hoffmann

    Paperback Save £0.38 = £18.57

    Influenced by the blues as well as West African and African-American sounds, rhythm and blues, rap, and hip-hop have become popular and influential forms of music around the world. This work explores the characteristics and importance of each of these types of music and its history and evolution. It also...

    The Africanist Aesthetic in Global Hip Hop: Power Moves

    By Halifu Osumare

    Hardback Save £2.84 = £50.16

    Explores how a vital, expressive culture, which began in a New York black and Latino impoverished community, has become a global delineating sign. This book investigates the collision and collusion between two globally pervasive forces: transnational media and capital and African American popular culture.

    Why White Kids Love Hip Hop: Wankstas, Wiggers, Wannabes, and the New Reality of Race in America

    By Bakari Kitwana

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Why White Kids Love Hip Hop addresses uncomfortable truths about America's level of comfort with black people and challenges preconceived notions of race.

    Wu-tang Manual

    By Wu-Tang Clan

    Paperback £19.74

    Making Beats: The Art of Sample-based Hip-hop

    By Joseph G. Schloss

    Paperback Save £6.14 = £15.36

    Based on ten years of research among hip-hop producers, 'Making Beats' is a scholarly exploration of the goals, methods and values of a surprisingly insular artistic community.

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