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Encyclopedia > Midwest Rap

Midwest rap is a style of hip hop that originated in the Midwestern United States, in areas including Minneapolis, Minnesota, Cleveland, Ohio, St. Louis, Missouri, Chicago, Illinois & Detroit, Michigan. Hip hop music (also referred to as rap or rap music) is a style of popular music. ... Nickname: City of Lakes Motto: En Avant Official website: http://www. ... Nickname: The Forest City Motto: Progress and Prosperity Official website: www. ... Nickname: Gateway City, Gateway to the West, or Mound City Official website: http://stlouis. ... Nickname: The Windy City Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Official website: http://egov. ... Nickname: Motor City Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (Latin for, We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes) Official website: www. ...

The most well known cities in the Midwest rap game include Chicago, Detroit, & St.louis

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// Biography Atmosphere is a Minnesota rap group, formed around 1994. ... Bizarres debut full-length album, Hannicap Circus. ... Blade Icewood (real name Darnell Quincy Lyndsey, 1977-2005), was a Detroit-based rap artist slain in gang-related violence on April 19, 2005. ... Bone Thugs-N-Harmony is a U.S. rap group from Cleveland, Ohio known for their quick-tongued rapping style and harmonizing vocals. ... Brother Ali Brother Ali (born Ali Newman) is a Minnesota rap artist whose introspective lyrics have earned him critical acclaim. ... Common Common (formerly Common Sense, born Lonnie Rashid Lynn on March 13, 1972 in Chicago, Illinois) is a Chicago-based hip hop artist known for lyrics that focus on love and spirituality. ... D12 (also known as The Dirty Dozen and D-Twizzy) are an American hip-hop group originating from Detroit, Michigan which have had albums reach the top of the US, AUS and UK album charts - Devils Night in 2001 and D12 World in 2004. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Da Brat (born Shawntae Harris on April 14, 1974 in Chicago, Illinois) is an African-American rapper who emerged in the early 1990s and was the first solo female rap artist to go platinum. ... Do or Die was the first album release by Bostons Irish-American punk band, Dropkick Murphys. ... This article is about the rapper Eminem. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Eyedea. ... Heiruspecs (pronounced high-roo-spex) is a live rap/hip hop band based in St. ... Categories: Possible copyright violations ... J-Kwon (born Jarrell Jones in 1986) is a rapper from St. ... Kanye Omari West (first name pronounced //) (born June 8, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American hip hop producer and rapper from Chicago, Illinois. ... MC Breed (Born Eric Breed) is a rapper from Flint, Michigan, USA. After his early success with the 1991 single Aint No Future In Yo Frontin, featuring a sample from Funky Worm by the Ohio Players, he connected with rappers from both the south and the west coast. ... Dumile as MF DOOM Daniel Dumile (pronounced DOOM-uh-lay) is an American hip-hop artist who has taken on several stage names in his career. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Obie Trice is a rapper born in Detroit, Michigan on November 14, 1977 to Eleanor Trice, a single mother. ... P.O.S. (born Stefon Alexander), is a rapper signed to Rhymesayers Entertainment. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Ryan Montgomery also known as Royce Da 59 (born July 5, 1977) is an American rapper from Detroit, Michigan. ... Slum Village circa 2000 Slum Village is the name of a hip hop duo from Detroit, Michigan. ... The St. ... Street Lordz (a. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards and conform with our NPOV policy, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Trick-Trick on the cover of (2005) Trick Trick also known as Christian Mathis is Rap artist from Detroit. ... Twista (a. ...

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