British hip hop

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British hip hop (also British rap) is a genre of music[1]. The style happens across Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England. British rap music was officially observed from the 1980s-afterward, though it might have begun far earlier. Among UK rap artists who moved to the United States at young ages are Slick Rick and Young MC (aka Marvin Young).

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  1. "Britpop". BBC. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/4455862.stm. Retrieved December 1, 2013.