Boujee vs. Bourgeouisie

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Rodney Carmichael, in an article for NPR, takes a look at the ways that hip-hop in Atlanta has been marginalized and overlooked despite the genre's constant success in the city.

Carmichael states that, β€œThe rise of Traplanta is the untold story of a city split in half by historic income inequality, shifting racial demographics, and an equally enigmatic identity crisis. The irony, of course, is how that inequity has helped to cultivate a trap-rap innovation economy from which Atlanta perpetually feeds.”

With old-school legends like Outkast, Killer Mike, and Goodie Mob as well as current chart-toppers such as Migos, Future, and Yachty all hailing from Atlanta, many wonder why the city hasn’t done more to embrace hip-hop. Read the full story here.

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