Country Fried Soul

Adventures in Dirty South Hip Hop

Product Number: HL331291

Publisher: Backbeat Books

Medium: Softcover

Format: (192 pages, 7-3/8 inch. x 9-1/4 inch.)

Author: Tamara Palmer

Hip-hop is the biggest youth movement in the world today, and leading the way is the new sound of the South, exemplified by platinum and multi-platinum artists like OutKast, Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz, Ludacris, Ying Yang Twins and 8Ball and MJG. This fascinating book reveals where Dirty South hip-hop came from and where it's heading. It explores the hopes, struggles, and frustrations of performers and producers, and guides you to the best in Southern hip-hop on CD and DVD, in magazines, and on the web. If you want to know where the South is taking music, you need this book. Includes foreword by Mississippi rapper David Banner.

192 pages. Dimensions: 9.50" long x 7.50" wide.

UPC: 073999821840

EAN/ISBN-13: 9780879308575

ISBN-10: 0879308575