Umculo we-Hip hop, obizwa nangokuthi umculo we-hip-hop noma umculo we-rap, uhlobo lwama-music olwenziwe e-United States ngamadolobha ase-Afrika angaphakathi-ngaphakathi kwe-1970s enomculo ozwakalayo ozwakalayo ohamba ngokuphindaphindiwe, inkulumo enesigqi nokuhleleka ihlabelelwe. Kwavela njengengxenye ye-hip hop isiko, i-subculture echazwe yizici ezine eziyinhloko ze-stylistic: i-MCing / i-rapping, i-DJing / i-scratching ne-turntables, i-break dance nokubhala umbhalo we-graffiti. Ezinye izakhi zifaka izintambo zesampula noma imigqa yezinsizakalo kusuka kumarekhodi (noma ama-beats ahlanganiswayo nemisindo), nokushaya ibhulogi yomculo. Nakuba ngokuvamile esetshenziselwa ukubhekisela kuphela ekudlwengeni, "i-hip hop" echaza kahle kakhulu umkhuba we-subculture yonke. Igama lomculo we-hip hop ngezinye izikhathi lisetshenziselwa ngokufanayo nomculo we-rap we-term, nakuba ukudubula akuyona ingxenye edingekayo yomculo we-hip hop; uhlobo lwalo lungabuye luhlanganise nezinye izici ze-hip hop isiko, kufaka phakathi i-DJing, i-turntablism, i-scratching, i-beatboxing, namathrekhi ensimbi.

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