I've been listening to rap-music since I was 9 years old (I'm 20 now), I started to like rap-music long before anybody else even knew what it was where I live. In my early teens it was so called "gangsta"-rap that I really loved. Growing up I still listen to it but now I prefer more conscious lyrics, and I LOVE Dead Prez, I got blown away the first time I heard it. Even though I might never give up hip-hop I find myself listening to roots and dancehall reggae more than rap, I just love jamaican-music. Out of 10 CD I buy maby 8 of them are reggae. My record-collection grows bigger and bigger, now I got like 400 albums, strictly original CD's. Many of my friends think I'm crazy buying so much music but it's something I find worth spending money on. Another real good conscious rap-song is "For women" with Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek, check that one out, I guarantee you will like it!
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