Horrorcore defines a style of hip hop music that focuses primarily on dark, violent, gothic, transgressive, macabre and/or horror-influenced topics that can include death, psychosis, psychological horror, mental illness, satanism, self-harm, cannibalism, mutilation, necrophilia, suicide, murder, torture, rape, drug abuse, and often supernatural or occult themes.
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Apr 17, 2021 · He is widely known in the local horrorcore scene and is the founder . DegolatoR . April 17, 2021 Fat Phrank 0. DegolatoR is a horrorcore emcee from Osasco, Brazil.
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Horrorcore is a subgenre of hip hop music based in horror-themed lyrical content and imagery. Its origins derived from hardcore and gangsta rap artists such as the Geto Boys, who pushed the violent content of their raps further than most artists in the genre, as well as describing supernatural themes. The term "horrorcore" was popularized by openly horror-influenced hip hop groups such as Flatlinerz and Gravediggaz.
History. Talk (0) Share. Horrorcore is a subgenre of rap music that specializes in morbid, violent, death obsessed, or generally horrific lyrics. It is also frequently assocated with the rap subgenre rap metal. The genre is generally underground in popularity, though some artists from the genre have sold rather well in the mainstream, including Insane Clown Posse, Eminem, and Tech N9ne .
The music of horrorcore artists generally uses hip hop instrumentation, including heavy sampling, such as Insane Clown Posse, House of Krazees and Twiztid, whose instrumentation tends to be built around loops and samples from and inspired by funk, soul or rock artists. Other artists such as KidCrusher and Dezlooca are more influenced by death metal, and use death metal instrumentation and death growl-inspired rapping, a style which has been described as "death rap".
What is Horrorcore? Simply put, horrorcore is a sub-genre of hip hop with lyrics and imagery that focus on the darker side of things — death, mental illness, the supernatural, etc. Think of horror films in audio format…. The term “horrorcore” wasn’t officially coined until 1994 when groups like the Gravediggaz, which featured the Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA, and the Flatlinerz, a group including the nephew of legendary hip hop mogul Russell Simmons, began getting more mainstream exposure.