Horrorcore

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Horrorcore
Stylistic originsHardcore hip hop
Cultural origins1980's Midwestern United States
Typical instrumentsRapping
Mainstream popularity1980's
Derivative formsDeath rap

Horrorcore is a type of Hip Hop and rap music that is inspired by horror themed lyrics and horrifying fashion design, Rappers who perform horrorcore can dress in horrific ways or look aggressive or serious or mad and angry. Some popular horrorcore artists are Insane Clown Posse, Twiztid, Necro and Tech N9ne.

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Some of the things that horrorcore artist like to talk about are murder, suicide, satanism, self-harm, cannibalism and torture.

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