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Afrika Bambaataa

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Actually freestyle really comes from 'Planet Rock'. If you listen to all the freestyle records you'll hear that they are based on 'Planet Rock'. All the Miami Bass records are based upon Planet Rock.

— Afrika Bambaataa

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How you act, walk, look and talk is all part of Hip Hop culture. And the music is colorless. Hip Hop music is made from Black, brown, yellow, red and white.

— Afrika Bambaataa

#black #brown #colorless #culture #hip

I am one of the founders of Hip-Hop along with my brothers Kool DJ Herc and Grandmaster Flash.

— Afrika Bambaataa

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I knew that as a DJ from 1970 on up that I would eventually come with this sound. I brought out all these other break beats that you hear so much on a lot of these records.

— Afrika Bambaataa

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The thing that's good about Hip Hop is that it has experimented with a lot of different sounds and music.

— Afrika Bambaataa

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There are certain things that they say you can't do, there are all these secret people behind the scenes who make things available for you to do. That's why you have so much crime and violence.

— Afrika Bambaataa

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They're keeping friction going between people from the East and the West. One thing we all got in common is your color, which is Black and Latino, which is our family.

— Afrika Bambaataa

#black #color #common #east #family

We also want to try and slow down all this foolishness that's going on between the East and West. We gotta understand that Hip Hop is now universal. Hip Hop is not East coast or West coast.

— Afrika Bambaataa

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When you talk about rap you have to understand that rap is part of the Hip-Hop culture.

— Afrika Bambaataa

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You have to look at the fact that Hip Hop is under attack. It's not just Hip Hop but Black people, Latino people and all people are under attack for different things.

— Afrika Bambaataa

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He was also the founder of the Soulsonic Force which originally consisted of approximately twenty Zulu Nation members: Mr. He created "turntablism" as its own sub-genre and the ratification of "electronica" as an industry-certified trend in the late 1990s. O.

Afrika Bambaataa (born April 19 1957) is an American DJ from the South Bronx New York who was instrumental in the early development of hip hop throughout the 1980s. The appointment was made in collaboration between Cornell University Library’s Hip Hop Collection the largest collection of historical hip hop music in North America and the University's department of Music.

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