What is hip hop according to KRS One?

“Hip is to know, it’s a form of intelligence. To be hip is to be update and relevant. Hop is a form of movement, you can’t just observe a hop, you gotta hop up and do it. Hip and hop is more than music Hip is the Knowledge, hop is the Movement. Hip and Hop is Intelligent movement.”

Is KRS-One a good rapper?

KRS is a really great rapper. One of my favorites being Criminal Minded, ROTBB and his self-titled album. I personally would rank him top 10-15. While he’s great, he’s no Rakim or G Rap.

Is KRS-One married?

Ms. Melodiem. 1987–1992
Simone Parker

What does 730 mean in rap?

In case you’re wondering what ‘730’ means, it’s a police code referencing to a person that is crazy or suffers from a mental disorder.

What does 730 mean in slang?

730 means “Crazy.” The term derives from the “730 motion,” which is a court process filed by a defendant seeking an examination by a psychiatrist in order to determine the defendant’s mental fitness to proceed to trial.

What is hip-hop language?

Hip-hop language is creative and influenceable. In terms of using vocabulary, hip-hop musicians used their own slang to describe the street life and social problems like unemployment, violence, drug trafficking, police, and prisons.

What do you call rap?

Rapping (also rhyming, spitting, emceeing or MCing) is a musical form of vocal delivery that incorporates “rhyme, rhythmic speech, and street vernacular”, which is performed or chanted in a variety of ways, usually over a backing beat or musical accompaniment.

What does KRS-One think of Eminem?

“But Eminem is dope man that new record ‘I must’ve killed them, killed them’ the writing of that is brilliant… I’m never gonna say anything derogatory about Eminem ’cause I respect him,” said KRS-One. “I just hope that the pressure he’s feeling is not gonna overcome him.