Since its peak in the 1970s, funk bands have significantly decreased in mainstream visibility and commercial success.
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A majority of the rhythms you hear in hip hop and techno songs originated from a machine that has not been manufactured since 1984. The Roland TR-808 ...
Nelson George is a one man Harlem Renaissance, more responsible than nearly any other writer for chronicling hip-hop and contemporary black culture's conversion into the lingua franca of our age.
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