Gangsta rap or gangster rap is a style of hip hop characterized by themes and lyrics that generally emphasize the " gangsta " , "O. G" and "Thug-Life" lifestyle. The genre evolved from hardcore rap into a distinct form, pioneered in the mids by rappers such as Ice-T and popularized in the later part of the s by rap groups like N. A attracted in the late s and early s, gangsta rap, while initially a highly underground and alternative form of hip hop, soon became the most commercially lucrative subgenre of hip hop. Many gangsta rap artists openly boast of their associations with various active street gangs as part of their artistic image, with the Crips and Bloods being the most commonly represented. The subject matter inherent in gangsta rap has caused a great deal of controversy. Criticism has come from both left-wing and right-wing commentators, as well as religious leaders , who have accused the genre of promoting crime violence , murder , drive-by shootings , serial killing , rape , disorderly conduct , disregarding law enforcement , vandalism , theft , driving under the influence , drug dealing , discrimination homophobia , misogyny , racism , profanity , promiscuity , sex addiction , street gangs , alcohol abuse , substance abuse , materialism , and narcissism. The White House administrations of both George H.
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Screamo also referred to as skramz  is an aggressive subgenre of emo that emerged in the early s, emphasizing "willfully experimental dissonance and dynamics. Screamo is strongly influenced by hardcore punk and characterized by the use of screamed vocals. While the genre was developing in the early s, it was not initially called "screamo. Even during our existence, we tried to venture away from the fashion and tell people, 'Hey, this is punk. In the s the term "screamo" began being used loosely to describe any use of human vocal instrument growled-word vocals commonly termed screamed vocals in music. The scene is noted for its distinctive fashion sense, inspired by mod culture. Many groups from the East Coast were influential in the continual development and reinvention of the style, including Orchid ,   Pg. By , the term "screamo" drifted into the music press, especially in the journalism of Jim DeRogatis and Andy Greenwald ,  and by the mids, the term was being applied to many newer bands. The term "post-screamo" has been used loosely to describe a wide variety of music in the s and later that was influenced by traditional screamo.
If I had one thing to add, mixed race marriages are quite similar. If they are, run to the altar, in or out of the temple. Nor was there a lack of compassion or respect. My next serious boyfriend was raised Methodist but considered himself non-denominational Christian and people would comment on that instead of his character. I would need to ask my husband again.