Hip-Hop and Rap Music

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What is a parochial school

A church school or a private religious school run by a church or parish

A music transcriber listens to a recorded performance to

notate and score the musical performance

Why were early rap records economical

The producers licensed the music from other sources

Who was one of the first artists to bring hip-hop into the mainstream music market

kurtis blow

What rap group was the first to create gangsta rap

N.W.A. was the rap group that created gangsta rap.

What style of guitar playing was used earliest in hip-hop music

Funk guitar

What two styles of guitar are both used in hip-hop music

Acoustic and fingerpicking

What rapper is respected for his assonance

Eminem is respected for his assonance. Assonance is the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong in nonrhyming stressed syllables near enough to each other for the echo to be discernible.

The technique called scratching is typically performed on

a turntable

What reggae drumbeat is sometimes called Four on the Floor


The Beastie Boys were started because of what rap group's success


What did Grand Wizard Theodore contribute to hip-hop

He developed the "scratching" technique.

The reggae style one drop emphasizes which beat of the bar


Toasting a style of talking or chanting over a rhythm or beat comes from which country


Who sang the theme song for the television show living single

Queen Latifa

What is another name for break dancers

B-boys and b-girls

What female hip-hop pioneer started her career at the age of 14

roxanne shante

Who was behind the cross-country rap tours called Fresh Fests

Def Jam

What female rap crew was the first to have huge success in hip hop

girls aloud

Who was the producer who originally created the name Def Jam

Rick Rubin

What is one of the five elements of hip-hop culture

Graffiti Art

In hip hop and other styles of music syncopation means playing strong notes on traditionally weak beats called


What DJ technique was the precursor to scratching


Queen Latifah helped to bring jazz and soul and to hip-hop


Important rock and roll artists and groups in the 1990s and early 21st century include


Who were important rock-and-roll artists in the 1970s and 1980s

Rock artists in the 1970s and 1980s included the Rolling Stones, the Eagles, the Bee Gees, Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, Madonna, and Bob Dylan.

Is Xzibit a lyricist

Yes. Xzibit is a lyricist.

What rappers unique sound was coined G Funk or Gangsta-funk

Warren g

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