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HIP-HOP: Beyond Beats and Rhymes - Hip-hop is a man’s game...…but does it have to be? A self-described hip-hop head takes an in-depth look at masculinity and manhood in rap and hip-hop — where creative genius, poetic beauty and mad beats collide with misogyny, violence and homophobia — exposing the complex intersections of culture and commerce. - An image of a record spinning on a turntable next to a black man with long hair tied back and a clipped beard, looking to the side
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BREAK IT DOWN - Decide for yourself: Take a closer look at hip-hop and tell us what you think. Check out both mainstream and user-submitted songs and express your own ideas of what hip-hop should be by posting your creations.
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