Description - The Five Percenters: Islam, Hip-hop and the Gods of New York by Michael Muhammad Knight
With a cast of characters ranging from Malcolm X to 50 Cent, Knight's compelling work is the first detailed account of the movement inextricably linked with black empowerment, Islam, New York, and hip-hop. Whether discussing the stars of Five Percenter rap or 1980s crack empires, this fast-paced investigation uncovers the community's icons and heritage, and examines its growing influence in urban American youth culture.
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Format: Paperback / softback
(216mm x 135mm x 21mm)
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
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