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Folk Rap

Folk rap is the ultimate blend of socially-conscious rap lyricism and American roots music.  Making inventive use of mellow, acoustic styles of instrumentation, and natural vocal sounds, the genre is a river with history that takes the listener on a tour through urban and rural Afro-American and Caucasian experiences simultaneously, dispelling notions that hip-hop is primarily an ego trip.  38 more words