Este nuevo genero surgia en contra del G-funk y gangsta rap, pero no solo el jazz rap
suponia una amenaza para la supremacia de la Costa Oeste, la aparicion de la banda Wu-Tang-Clan fue el gran cambio en el mundo del hip hop, "parecia una broma, pero tenian un plan para conquistar el mundo (del hip hop)" (15).
They use eclectic sampling and quirky lyrics in a jazz rap
and alternative hip hop style that includes humourous 'skits' between songs, which if nothing else will delight and attract new fans
De La Soul were formed in 1987 in New York and are best known for their eclectic sampling, quirky lyrics, and their contributions to the evolution of jazz rap
and alternative hip hop music.
Regardless, it's such a pure distillation of the vague idea of jazz rap
that it's worth paying extra attention to.
I didn't want Gangstarr to fall under the term Jazz Rap
that was getting popular at the time because I think that would have killed us off.
Reading through the list--glam revival, cyberpunk revolution, jazz rap
, girl grunge, Tabitha Soren--brought back painful memories, like the time I had showed up at a party wearing a tight purple jumpsuit and eyeliner only to find the room full of Beavis and Butthead manques.
Reed's presentation is the second of three in the Willamette Jazz Society's three-part series, Jazz Raps