The Rap Year Book: The Most Important Rap Song From Every Year Since 1979, Discussed, Debated, and Deconstructed

By Shea Serrano

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here is what The Rap 12 months Book does: It takes readers from 1979, largely considered as the instant rap grew to become well-known as a part of the cultural and musical panorama, and springs correct as much as the current, with Shea Serrano hilariously discussing, debating, and deconstructing an important rap track yr through 12 months. Serrano additionally examines crucial moments that encompass the background and tradition of rap music--from artists' backgrounds to problems with race, the increase of hip-hop, and the struggles between its significant players--both own undefined. overlaying East Coast and West Coast, well-known rapper feuds, chart toppers, and convey stoppers, The Rap yr Book is an in-depth examine the main influential style of song to return out of the final generation. 
 
Complete with infographics, lyric maps, uproarious and informative footnotes, photographs of the artists, and brief essays via different well-liked song writers, The Rap yr Book is either a story and illustrated consultant to the main iconic and influential rap songs ever created. it truly is just like the gold tank from grasp P's "Make 'Em Say Uhh!" video, other than it is a publication. it is like Kanye's verse on "Put On," other than it is a e-book. it really is just like the face Biggie made while he used to be at the boat with Puffy in "Hypnotize," other than it is a book. 

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