The Roots of Rap: 16 Bars on the 4 Pillars of Hip-Hop

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The Roots of Rap: 16 Bars on the 4 Pillars of Hip-Hop

by Carole Boston Weatherford

Illustrations by Frank Morrison

First Release:

April 2019

ISBN: 9781499804119

"Dropping, scratching, beat juggling/matching wax on wheels of steel. Wordplay, rhyming, triple-timing, keepin ' the lyrics real. . . . A generation voicing stories, hopes, and fears founds a hip-hop nation. "
Introduction by Swizz Beatz. Author 's note. Illustrator 's note. Glossary. "Hip-Hop Who 's Who. " Full-color illustrations.

 
  • ISBN: 9781499804119
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: little bee books
    Page Count: 48
    Trim Size: 10" x 10"
    Genre: Nonfic
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