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In modern urban, hip hop, and R&B music, Part II is used synonymously with the term remix. Look up urban in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Hip hop is a cultural movement that began amongst urban African American youth in New York and has since spread around the world. ... Rhythm and blues (or R & B) is a musical marketing term introduced in the United States in the late 1940s by Billboard magazine. ... A remix is an alternate mix of a song different from the original version, made using the techniques of audio editing. ...

Part II songs

Some well-known "Part II" songs include:

Busta Rhymes Trevor Smith, Jr. ... P. Diddy Sean John Combs (born November 4, 1969 aka P. Diddy, Puff Daddy, Sean Puffy Combs) is an African-American record producer, entrepreneur, and rapper. ... Pharrell Williams (born April 5, 1973 in Virginia Beach, Virginia) is one half of the primarily hip hop music production and writing duo, The Neptunes with Chad Hugo). ... Destinys Child is an American R&B and pop group. ... Album cover of 2000s The Ecleftic Wyclef Jean (born October 17, 1972 in La Plaine, Haiti) is a rapper, producer, and former member of the superstar hip hop trio The Fugees, known now for a series of high-profile hit singles. ... Lil Mo (born Cynthia Loving in Long Island, New York) is an African American R&B singer. ... Fabolous (born John Jackson on November 18, 1980 in Brooklyn, New York) is a mixed African-American and Dominican pop-rapper from Brooklyn who became a mainstream star after his debut single I Cant Deny It from 2001 (see 2001 in music). ... P. Diddy Sean John Combs (born November 4, 1969 aka P. Diddy, Puff Daddy, Sean Puffy Combs) is an African-American record producer, entrepreneur, and rapper. ... Ginuwine on the cover his 2003 single Hell Yeah. Ginuwine (born Elgin Baylor Lumpkin on October 15, 1970 in Washington, DC) is an African American R&B singer. ... Species Gavia stellata Gavia arctica Gavia pacifica Gavia immer Gavia adamsii For other meanings of Loon, see Loon (disambiguation). ... Mario Winans is an R&B and gospel music producer, writer and singer. ... Usher (born Usher Jamie Raymond, IV on October 14, 1978 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States) is an African-American singer and actor. ...


  • In all of the above cases, except for "Independent Women," the "Part II" version was more successful than the original.
  • The only "Part I" songs that were released as singles and music videos were "No, No, No" (Part I), "Independent Women" (Part I) and "I Need A Girl" (Part I).
  • "Independent Women" (Part II) was never officially released or promoted as a single and no music video for that version exists. The song only eventually appeared on Destiny's Child's remix album, more than a year after "Independent Women" (Part I) had had its success. The "Part I" version in the one that was played on the radio, that was used in the "Independent Women" music video, and was featured in the movie Charlie's Angels and on its soundtrack.

In 2002, underground Canadian rapper, k-os, spoofed the mainstream rap craze of making "Part I" and "Part II" (and in some cases "Part III") remixes of songs by entitling his single, "Superstarr Pt Zero". Charlies Angels was a television series broadcast from 1976 to 1981, about three women who work for a fictional private investigation agency, the Charles Townsend Agency. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Rapping is one of the elements of hip hop and the distinguishing feature of hip hop music; it is a form of rhyming lyrics spoken rhythmically over musical instruments, with a musical backdrop of sampling, scratching and mixing by DJs. ... Kevin Brereton (born February 20, 1972 in Port of Spain, Trinidad) is a Canadian musician from Toronto, Ontario who records and performs as k-os. ...

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