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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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.
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.
Not to toot my own horn, but I see myself at the Prince level of the Hyphy movement.