Professor Marcyliena Morgan discusses the intersection of hip hop and business with Ben Horowitz, co-founder and general partner of Andresseen Horowitz, a venture capital firm that helps entrepreneurs become successful CEOs and build important and enduring companies. Andresseen Horowitz provides seed, venture, and growth-stage funding to the best new technology companies. Professor Morgan and Mr.
Decoded is a book like no other: a collection of lyrics and their meanings that together tell the story of a culture, an art form, a moment in history, and on of the most provocative and successful artists of our time.
From the school yards of the South Bronx to the top of the Billboard charts, rap has emerged as one of the most influential cultural forces of our time. In this pioneering anthology, Adam Bradley and Andrew DuBois demonstrate that rap is also a wide-reaching and vital poetic tradition born of beats and rhymes.
Lyrics of a Rap Revolutionary, simply put, are the sotries, times, and reasons behind the rhymes, messages, adn songs of Public Enemy's Chuck D. Take a journey through the lyrics and inspiration leading to such rap classics as "Fight the Power", "Don't Believe the Hype", "Can't Truss It", and "Welcome to the Terrordome" to name a few.
Clipse, Cypress Hill, Nelly, Public Enemy, Remy Ma, Schoolly D, A Tribe Called Quest, will.i.am—these are just some of the acclaimed artists offering tips and advice in this compelling how-to.
In this book of life lessons culled from hip-hop culture, author Felicia Pride examines a wide range of hip-hop songs and artists, interpreting life through their lenses. Growing up with hip-hop, Pride has come to realize the way it shaped how she thinks, writes, and reacts, making her the person she is today.