TITLE

Are rappers predicting their own deaths?

PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Jet;03/31/97, Vol. 91 Issue 19, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Considers whether rap musicians are predicting their own deaths as exemplified by the use of prophetic titles for their albums and songs. The example of The Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur who used death themes in their music and videos before they were tragically killed; Examples of the portrayal of death in the music videos and song titles; Comments from Shakur and Biggie Smalls before their death.
ACCESSION #
9704083906

 

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