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Hip Hop History

Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap

Rap: /rap/ : noun:

a type of popular music of US black origin in which words are recited rapidly and rhythmically over a prerecorded, typically electronic instrumental backing.

"the label specializes in rap and modern soul"

Definition from: Oxford Languages

MC: /ˌem ˈsē/ : verb

gerund or present participle: MCing

perform as an MC.

"he's MC'd at all of our parties"

Definition from: Oxford Languages