hyphy

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hyphy

(ˈhaɪˌfiː)
n
(Pop Music) a style of hip-hop music originating in the Bay Area of San Francisco
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and Slimmy respectively, are trunk-rattling regional hits that helped establish their signature sound: the slump of the Bay Area's '90'sera mob music overlaid with the uninhibited exuberance of the mid-aughts hyphy movement. "Anti" remains their most popular song to date, but "Different" set their rise in motion--although it almost didn't come out.
The Hyphy movement and Thizz Nation that evolved out of San Francisco are definitely in their own categories.
Electronic text "Messengers" and allusions to the hyphy movement (Duncan wears mirrored Ray-Ban Aviators, what hyphy youth call "stunna shades") made the play feel relatively contemporary.
So I'm like, I can't believe I'm depending on the hyphy movement to go national.
"In the onset of the hyphy movement (a West Coast take on crunk), true underground kings of alternate hip-hop need to unite and represent, not only the (California) bay, but the West Coast as a whole," a news release says.
DUE to unforeseen circumstances the DJ Shadow Hyphy Movement, part of tomorrow's Chibuku, has been cancelled.
THE mighty DJ Shadow returns to Chibuku Shake Shake on Saturday, June 10 bringing his Hyphy movement brand with him.
Mr Fab and the Hubba crew held down the musical machinations as suburban tweens got a firsthand introduction to the hyphy movement. If God hadn't intended for minors to drink, he wouldn't have put beer in their cups.
IT'S BEEN A LONG TIME coming, but Yay Area hip-hop, or the hyphy movement, is finally getting the worldwide respect and recognition it deserves.
Talk about the hyphy movement finally getting the respect and recognition it deserves.
The whole hyphy movement is big; it's a big thing that we need to keep supporting out here on the West Coast, 'cause they checking for us right now.
Not to toot my own horn, but I see myself at the Prince level of the Hyphy movement. I also got my Yellow Bus deal going on right now.