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Hip Hop Music- Impacting Young minds

           Hip Hop Music- How it effects Youth/society                                                                                                                                                                If Hip Hop has the ability to corrupt minds, it also  has the power to uplift them! Ever since the rise of rap and hip-hop music, teens have been turning to them to help solve their problems.  However, these kinds of music can be very destructive to teens. It is not the youth’s fault, it is the content that the music contains. Although rap and hip-hop music can be a force for good, they can also have an extremely negative impact on the attitudes and behaviors of American youth. So, why are youth being affected by these genres of music? American youth are a target towards the marketers of rap and hip-hop; t hey are always influenced by the media and still trying to find their identity.  Rap and hip-hop music provides teens with a sense of belongi