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...Amaru Tupac Shakur, and Biggie Smalls have portrayed masculinity through their old school gangsta rap lyrics, where they have spoken about money, crime, murder, getting shot, revenge, etc. Their rap was so powerful that they could influence people to shoot others, smook weed, disrespecting police, etc. Especially... the portrayal of masculinity in the world of rap music 2009 The history of hip-hop culture began as early as in 1969 in South Bronx - the black ghetto of New York. The term 'hip-hop,' was coined much later, when the growing culture gained a lot of popularity and needed its own name. Hip-hop was born under the influence of traditional Jamaican street dancing, where the Disco Jockey (DJ) puts...