Rap and Religion: Understanding the Gangsta's God

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It was as if the order has been given to all major label executives. Rapping is one of the four pillars of the hip hop culture, along with DJing, graffiti, and breaking. Well except some of that thrash metal @..%$ that talks about some satanism… and yeah thats a negative influence too, buuuuuut, it aint and it will never be top ten material, not like hiphop, so it effects much less… anyways.. I have a question I am not very handy at all, is there anyone that can build a DJ Table with IKEA parts exactly like this one for me?

Pages: 190

Publisher: Praeger (June 11, 2012)

ISBN: 0313376689

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