Definitions for rap music

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rap′ mu`sic(n.)

  1. a popular music idiom marked by the rhythmical intoning of rhymed couplets to an insistent beat.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of rap music:

1980–85

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rap, rap music, hip-hop(noun)

    genre of African-American music of the 1980s and 1990s in which rhyming lyrics are chanted to a musical accompaniment; several forms of rap have emerged

Wiktionary

  1. rap music(Noun)

    A form of popular music emphasizing spoken rhymes over heavily rhythmic backing tracks.

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