“Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five – The Message (Official Video)” 

Rap music is poetry -The spoken word immersed in music with strong, traditional, African inspired beats, and twists. The language forms of Rap were created by enslaved African Ancestors, who found it necessary to communicate with each other without being detected by their overseers. But more importantly, Rap music is storytelling. How a story is told depends on who’s telling it. 

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