Bad Influence of Hip Hop on Youth

1009 WordsJun 18, 20185 Pages
Music producers have an influence on the music that today’s youth listen to that many are affected by even though the producers are unaware of it. Today there’s a lot of drug abuse, violence, and sex all on the rise even though hip hop itself is not to blame. Imagine our youth all over the country being exposed to this explicit kind of language. There is no need to imagine, because it is already happening. Ever since the rise of Rap and Hip Hop music, teens have been turning to them to help solve their problems. However these kinds of music can be very destructive to teens. It is not the youth’s fault; it is the content that the music contains. Although Rap and Hip Hop music can be a force for good, they can also have an extremely…show more content…
He arranged house parties for young people to come and listen to their music because there were no clubs are a radio station to go to so they made an interesting speech into a microphone. Soon he became known as MC which stand for master of ceremony. He gathered music plates, played, and announce them. When a DJ is making music and announcing some rhythmic text, it becomes known as the word we hear called Rap music (BBC Culture). He could no longer DJ in a small apartment on Sedgwick Avenue in the projects. He moved into bigger clubs in the Bronx near Cedar Park. There were also other founders of Hip Hop that came up after Kool Herc and were known as his rivals, Grandmaster Flash and Afrika Bambaataa (BBC Culture). In the present day, Hip Hop is one of the largest and fastest growing sources of capital and has a great influence on its fans. The roles that Hip Hop and Hip Hop artist play in America require responsibility; however, many of the performers and labels take none. By using television and other various sorts of visual media, Hip Hop portrays less than positive stereotypes and influences the youth to accept these stereotypes as normal behavior (Teen Ink). However some people disagree with that because Hip Hop is good for our youth because it decreases violence and address their issues by Hip Hop therapy which reflects on their past experiences though connecting with the lyrics. Also they say it’s good for our youth to use drugs as long as we

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