I wrote this article for a hip-hop event held in kuching a few months ago. It was a bit challenging to put certain pieces together (Mostly the Malaysian hip-hop scene) especially under the time constraints and a demanding dateline but it is finished with a few grammatical mistakes here and there i think. Judge for yourself. i give you....
By Norman “Son of Age” Shane
"when I was 18, would you asked me what rap is, I would had what they say now...I am just representing the street, keeping it real, it's all about flows, you know what I am saying? Making money and all of that...but now, rap to me, is what singing is to Celine Dion...you know, I want to be able to be 55, 60 years old, still rapping, we're going out like Frank Sinatra"-DMC, Run DMC
HISTORY OF HIP-HOP SO FAR
WHAT ABOUT MALAYSIA?
THE CURRENT STATE VS THE VISION FOR THE FUTURE
The thing about hip-hop today is it's smart, it's insightful. The way they can communicate a complex message in a very short space is remarkable.-Barrack Obama
“Hip-hop is ever changing but you'll always have the pack. And you'll always have those people who are separated from the pack.”