Can't Stop Won Stop: A History of the Hip-Hop Generation

Version: Unabridged
Author: Jeff Chang
Narrator: Mirron Willis
Genres: History, Arts & Entertainment
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Published In: August 2016
# of Units: 12 CDs
Length: 13 hours
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Overview

Based on original interviews with DJs, b-boys, rappers, graffiti writers, activists, and gang members, with unforgettable portraits of many of hip-hop's forebears, founders, and mavericks, including DJ Kool Herc, Afrika Bambaataa, Chuck D, and Ice Cube, Can't Stop Won't Stop chronicles the events, the ideas, the music, and the art that marked the hip-hop generation's rise from the ashes of the '60s into the new millennium.

Author Details

Author Details

Chang, Jeff

Journalist Jeff Chang has written extensively on culture, politics, the arts, and music. His first book, Can't Stop Won't Stop, garnered many honors, including the American Book Award and the Asian American Literary Award. He is also the author of Who We Be and editor of Total Chaos.