Information about the Hip-Hop and Rap Music genre
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Howard shot and killed Davidson with a nine millimeter Glock pistol, while this gangster rap, also talking about killing cops with nine millimeter Glock pistols was playing in the car. Under these circumstances, it would be difficult to think that the music in the car did not have any influence on the situation. At least, the Davidson family thought it did.
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“Several artists, unfortunately even myself at one point, was pushed in this particular area and it’s gotten to a point to where hip hop artists from back then, who started all of this, are all now adults,” who have joined the masses to effect a change, Kangol told The Final Call.
Rapping can be traced back to its African roots
The aspect of morality can also be applied to gangster rap. It is not moral to preach and advertise some of the topics discussed in the lyrics, yet they are all present in the world. It is also not considered moral to take away the rights of the individuals to express themselves through music, as observed in the rulings of the court cases dealing with these subjects. On the other hand, it is not considered moral to degrade women, threaten to kill people, or fire vicious insults, all of which are common in gangster rap.
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There have now been three different songs presented in this paper containing lyrics that discuss killing cops: N.W.A. '5 Tupac Shakur's and Ice-T's Others discussed murder and disrespected women. Suge Khight, Tupac Shakur, and Snoop Doggy Dogg, three out of the four main players within Death Row Records, all spent time in jail during the early 1990's. Snoop while being charged for murder, Knight for violation of his parole agreement, and Tupac, for sexual assault. On top of this, Bill Davidson was killed, and the gangster rap industry was under criticism from many different angles, especially from the police.