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Topic: KRS ONE Talks BBC News

  1. Jun 12, 2005 03:48pm by NRG - livin the art that is life ! www.64111clinic.com fam www.nrginmotion.com massage www.myspace.com/nrginmotion world community Location: havenhouse KCK/ 64111 Clinic 4 Life
    [url]http://www.bbc.co.uk/1xtra/hiphop/krsone_talk.shtml[/url] use the above link to hear the audios [img:e0dbb62c8b]http://www.bbc.co.uk/1xtra/hiphop/images/krsone_talksx420.jpg[/img:e0dbb62c8b] Rap is something you do, HipHop is something you LIVE! 1Xtra brought the Blastmaster KRS-ONE over to the UK. He performed infront of a hype crowd at Nottingham's Rock City. The following day he spoke to an audience about his views on hip hop, building communities and lots more. If you weren't there, you can hear the talk here online. We've broken it down into nine sections and three sections will go online each Friday. Part one The Teacha talks about the difference between hip hop and rap. Breaks down the history of rap music starting with the founder, Kool Herc in 1972. States the principles behind hip hop. Hear part one Part two Breaks down why Afrika Bambaataa was important to the movement. Talks about the film Wild Style. How Grandmaster Flashs' invention created the basis behind what we hear in clubs today. Explains what happened when himself, Chuck D, Grandmaster Flash and others were at the United Nations and why Grand Master Flash walked out. Hear part two Part three The history behind the Sugarhill Gang. How the industry went from hip hop to rap. Explains How Grandmaster Kaz was robbed of one of the most famous lyrics in music. How the rap music was born due to one friend betraying another. Hear part three Hear all three parts | Gallery: KRS-ONE live