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Rap: The Lyrics

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Rap: The Lyrics

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Lawrence A. Stanley
genre:
Music

We gave it a B

There are many born storytellers featured here, from Grandmaster Flash to Boogie Down Productions, but let’s face it: For the most part, reading rap lyrics is like watching MTV with the sound off. Lawrence A. Stanley’s Rap: The Lyrics would have been better if it contained the best rap verses instead of the words to rap’s biggest hits, since platinum records don’t always yield printworthy lyrics. B

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