hip hop

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 (hĭp′hŏp′) or hip hop
1. A style of music usually based on rap and often including elements of other styles such as funk or rhythm and blues.
2. An urban youth culture originating in the 1980s in New York City, involving such forms of expression as hip-hop music, b-boying, and graffiti art.
Of or characteristic of hip-hop culture.

[Probably hip + hop.]

hip′-hop′per n.

hip hop

A musical style originating in New York City in the 1970s and featuring a spoken voice track (rap) backed by a musical track usually constructed from fragments of recorded songs.

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Vying with fellow hiphopper Kanye West, who last month called himself "a god," Beyonce's husband, 43, says he is the living embodiment of charity and compared himself to President Obama.
The world was tough then, its Tower Block hiphopper struggling to make himself understood at the Job Centre; now the world is an even harsher place, full of temptation, corruption and big business control.
Friday has Jape, And So I Watch You From Afar, We Are Scientists, The Rubberbandits, Bastille, hiphopper DELS, new-wavers Dutch Uncles, the wistful pop of Let's Buy Happiness, Trophy Wife, the infectious Clock Opera, D/R/U/ G/S, Becoming Real, Blacklisters, Polarbear and the very wonderful Alpines plus Scotland's Dam Mantle.
The headliner is Walsallborn Drum 'n' Bass artistturned-television personality and actor Goldie, with appearances by soul innovator Omar, rapper Akala, hiphopper Why-G, jazz trumpeter Jay Phelps and pianist Julian Joseph.
AWARD-WINNING hiphopper Lupe Fiasco has trail-blazed his own path to critical acclaim.
While still the chief executive at the trade organization Colorado Ski Country USA, he arranged for a record-spinning hiphopper to meet ski industry executives for their 8 a.
Ik werd dikbastig, horde tintinnum in beide oren, ware concerten van een hiphopper, en gaf haar pikvinnig een natte welkomkus terug.
Osagyefo Uhuru Sekou, a social justice activist, and hiphopper KRS-One.
Kim Kardashian might get some of the media's attention by wearing a revealing top with her chest almost showing off but the real focus still went to her hiphopper husband, Kanye.
2001) "'Simunye, we are not one": ethnicity, difference and the hiphoppers of Cape Town', Race and Class 43 (1): 29-44.
HEEMS -EAT, PRAY, THUG THE debut solo album from former rapper with alternative hipHoppers Das Racist, Himanshu Kumar Suri (aka Heems), is a smart and gritty examination of the divided sense of self of a first generation South Asian living in New York City.
Esta cultura considera que la unica forma de lograr respeto para el hip hop es que los hiphoppers se cuiden entre si.