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West Coast hip hop is a regional genre of hip hop music that encompasses any artists or music that originated in the West Coast region of the United States. West Coast Hip-Hop began to dominate from a radio play and sales standpoint during the early to-mid 1990s with the birth of G-Funk and the emergence of record labels such as Suge Knight and Dr Dre's Death Row Records, Ice Cube's Lench Mob Records and the continued success of Eazy-E's Ruthless Records and others.
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West Coast hip hop is a style of hip hop music that originated in California in the early 1980s. It has since grown into a major force in hip hop and has developed several creative centers. West Coast hip hop musicians include 2pac, Snoop Dogg, and Xzibit .
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- Hip-hop peace summits
The East Coast–West Coast hip hop rivalry was a feud between artists and fans of the East Coast hip hop and West Coast hip hop scenes in the United States, especially from the mid-1990s. Focal points of the feud were East Coast–based rapper The Notorious B.I.G., and West Coast–based rapper Tupac Shakur, who were both murdered in drive-by shootings. Orlando Anderson has been accused of the murder of Shakur, but he himself was shot dead in the spring of 1998. The person responsible for...
In 1991, angry at record companies' rejections of East Coast artists and the growing popularity of West Coast hip hop, Bronx rapper Tim Dog decided to voice his anger on the notorious diss track "Fuck Compton". It contained shots at the LA rap scene, although he explicitly stated
In 1993, fledgling A&R executive and record producer Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs founded the New York-centered hip-hop label, Bad Boy Records. The next year, the label's debut releases by Brooklyn-based rapper The Notorious B.I.G. and Long Island–based rapper Craig Mack became ...
- The Notorious B.I.G. "Hit 'Em Up" Who shot me? But ya punks didn't finish now you 'bout to feel the wrath of a menace nigga, I hit 'em up! - 2Pac After the release of "Who Shot Ya?", which Shakur interpreted as a diss song mocking his robbery/shooting, 2Pac appeared on numerous
On September 22, 1996, a peace summit was convened at Mosque Maryam by Louis Farrakhan in the wake of the murder of Tupac Shakur, and another after the shooting of Biggie Smalls. Minister Farrakhan continues these summits, which have been held since the 1980s, where he calls for peace.
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Il West Coast hip hop, conosciuto anche come West Coast rap o California hip hop, è un particolare stile di musica hip hop nato in California durante gli anni 1980. Inizialmente cresciuto come sottogenere dell' hip hop , ha sviluppato diversi centri creativi, molti dei quali proprio in California.
West Coast hip hop (suom. Länsirannikon hip hop) on rap-musiikin alagenre, joka on syntynyt Los Angelesissa, Kaliforniassa.. Historia. Tyylilaji on oletettavasti alkanut 1970-luvun puolivälissä, vaikka sen kulta-aika olikin 1980-luvun loppupuolelta eteenpäin.
Along with a combined ability to keep its primary function as party music, the West Coast form of hip hop became a dominant force during the early 1990s. Although G-Funk was the most popular variety of hip hop during the early 1990s, the East Coast hip hop scene remained an integral part of the music industry.