Hip Hop Culture

Welcome to a website explaining Hip Hop culture. In the 1970s, an underground urban movement known as "Hip Hop" began to develop in African-American communities in the South Bronx area of New York City.

There are 3 main parts to Hip Hop:


Types of Hip Hop music: MCing/rapping, DJing/
scratching, sampling/synthesis, and beatboxing.


Primary Hip Hop dance styles: Breaking, locking,
roboting and popping.

Street Art

Original Hip Hop Graffiti artist from the 1970s
Lee, Futura 2000, Blade, Dondi, Fab Five Freddy.

Click on this image to see the
top 25 Hip Hop songs of 2014