The Hip-Hop Church: Connecting with the Movement Shaping Our

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Farley writes: "[H]Hip-hop, like every culture of resistance in this country, has been co-opted to sell fast-food, beer, liquor, and soda." Rap had antecedents in African-American culture going all the way back to the spoken-word artists of pre-slavery West Africa, the griots. This is a shining example of how something can become popular purely through hype. I broke ties with the majority of my peers and removed myself from this thing I had once loved.

Pages: 227

Publisher: IVP Books (January 15, 2006)

ISBN: 0830833293

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