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Hip-hop, inc. : success strategies of the rap moguls / Richard Oliver; Tim Leffel.

Oliver, Richard W., 1946- (Author). Leffel, Tim (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library ML3790 .O57 2006 37684001051335 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1560257326
  • ISBN: 9781560257325
  • Physical Description: xvii, 190 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Thunder's Mouth Press, 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Some of the moguls featured in the book include Russell Simmons, Sean 'P Diddy' Combs, Percy 'Master P' Miller, Marion 'Suge' Knight, Damon Dash, Jay Z, and Dr. Dre."--back cover
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : music, message, and money -- The game : reapin' rap's riches -- Hip-hop's 'hood : America's new Silicon Valley -- Rap's got roots : American bling -- The dot-coms bust : but the rappers bloom -- Russell Simmons : empires of the hood -- From the belly of the beast : gangsta rap roots; hip-hop's cultural myth -- Puff Daddy, Sean John, P. Diddy, Diddy : the man is the brand -- "Ghetto Bill" : brilliant vision -- Dash and Carter : takin' over the world -- East coast, West coast, Gulf coast : but southern rap? Ludacris! -- Hip-hop nation : 'What else?'.
Subject: Hip-hop music > Vocational guidance.
Music trade > United States
Success in business

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