West Coast rap


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West Coast rap

Rap music originating from the West Coast of the United States; particularly from Los Angeles. West Coast rap was the most popular form of rap music throughout the mid 1990s.
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Beats-produced track adopts the funky baseline and claps of the contemporary West Coast rap scene headed by artists like Blueface, Shoreline Mafia, and SOB X RBE.
This dungeon block of a half-dozen cells is where Drakeo the Ruler, the most innovative West Coast rap stylist since Snoop Dogg, awaits his late May trial on charges of first-degree murder, attempted murder, and several counts of conspiracy to commit murder.
Snoop Dogg, the West Coast rap godfather who collaborated with Hussle several times, appeared visibly choked up as he talked of how often the MC was compared to him in his early years and laughed when he remembered Hussle urging him to open up his own amusement park.
West Coast rap has traditionally been a mixed bag of heavyweights and also-rans, for every Ice Cube and Dr Dre there's been a Bishop Lamont or a Tyga.
Gradually, Shakur's friendship with fellow performer Biggie Smalls (Jamal Woolard) deteriorates, lighting the fuse on the infamous east and west coast rap war.
Gradually, his friendship with fellow performer Biggie Smalls (Jamal Woolard) deteriorates, lighting the fuse on the infamous east and west coast rap war.
That is an unbelievable metaphor as men from those streets created another art without any funding - West Coast rap, Ruthless Records, Death Row and, of course, Aftermath Records.
The band's music is a mash-up of classic country sentiments and West Coast rap.
Gary Gray's movie is a feast for hip-hop connoisseurs and novices alike as it charts the West Coast rap superstars' meteoric rise, fractious in-fighting and discovery that the music business can be as savage as the inner-city streets.
The concept of destruction in the new songs is different now: heavy bass to fuel anger, and the knowledge that the heritage of the songs comes with handguns via the distorted pedigrees of West Coast Rap and Gangsta Rap.
I knew the dialogue that was occurring, or starting to occur, between East Coast and West Coast rap, and all the beefs that were happening, even within New York.

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