4 Myths About Hip-Hop From a Rap Nerd

There’s more than meets the eye and this is why we should listen with our ears

Rap music is underappreciated. Rap artists sell millions of albums annually but the genre is still mocked regularly. I will always defend it and probably listen to hip-hop for the rest of my life.

Hip-hop was founded in the 1970s in the Bronx, New york. There were block parties held by an…