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5 Matching Questions

  1. Ice T
  2. P.Diddy
  3. Seattle
  4. Notorious BIG
  5. Rap in essence
  1. a literary skill, rhythm
  2. b from the street to executive suite; Bad Boy entertainment business empire; producer
  3. c one definition: "rhyming in rhtyhm"; antecedents of childrens' rhymes & famous speeches; competition & battle
  4. d "Cop Killer"
  5. e distinct alternative scene in late 80s; Green River, SubPop records; DIY; tv and film bring attention to seattle

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. accidentally invented by Grand Wizard Theordore
  2. underground: sought to maintain the "true" metal condition; faster tempos, hostile posture from hardcore punk
  3. poet; free verse/improv rock; suggested new roles for women in rock
  4. murder of John Lennon; election of Reagan
  5. Rastafarianism and Rude Boy street politics; 'reggae' derived from 'raggay' meaning 'raggedy, everyday stuff'; emphasis on offbeat; political music attacking racism & capitalism

5 True/False Questions

  1. 1970s continuation of Heavy metalsecond generation of heavy metal bands with even more spectacular live performances; sound developed by Iron maiden, Judas Priest, Aerosmith

          

  2. Michael Jackson's legacybroke down racial barriers (beat it & billie jean), great dancer/choreographer, record sales, helped lead charity rock movement

          

  3. Early Disco79-80 --> music industry in recession but revived by CD and MTV; "The Video Age"

          

  4. Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Fiveelements of funk, Latin, strings, sweet vocal precision; message of racial unity; championed African culture & heritage

          

  5. Reggae internationalone definition: "rhyming in rhtyhm"; antecedents of childrens' rhymes & famous speeches; competition & battle

          

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