Gospel Rap Research Paper

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R&B Music Now and days there are three types of R&B music that many listen to. The first type of R&B music is “Gangster Rap” who attracts a younger crowd. The second type would be “Hip-Hop”; they don’t have a lot of violence in there music. Finally, the best one of all is “Gospel Rap” who seems to get the attention of Christians. To start off, Gangster rap is mostly full of violence. It seems to keep a younger crowd due to the lyrics that is used and they seem to disrespect women a lot. Unfortunately, these are entertainers who are associated with urban street gangs and characterized by violence, tough talking and often vulgar language. Throughout the last twenty plus years, gangster rap is the ease with which young…show more content…
Hip Hop's four main elements are Mc'ing, DJing, graffiti writing, and breakdancing. Other elements include beatboxing, hip hop fashion, and slang. It covers a broad range of ideas, styling and techniques that are unique to specific demographic areas. And last but not least, there is “Gospel Rap” music. Gospel rap can also be known for drawing an older crowd to as well as the youth, cause its easier to understand to others and they seem not to disrespect the opposite sex. Gospel rap has no violence and a positive message in return. The message in Gospel rap the genre most is apart of, is clear and deliberate, to preach the gospel of Christian life to a generation who hasn't been taught about Jesus Christ. Gospel rap varies according to culture and social context. It is composed and performed for many purposes, ranging from aesthetic pleasure, religious or ceremonial purposes, or as an entertainment product for the marketplace. However, a common theme as with most Christian music is praise, worship or thanks to God and/or Christ. In this essay, I have briefly described three types of R&B music. Even

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