Hip Hop Music of the New Millennium

Hip hop soul aka rap soul  is categorized as the sub-genre of existing R&B which rages R&B, neo soul, and variety of jerky and experimental dance elements along with the hip hop. An experienced hip-hop artist tries and ensures the best outcome. Every dance step performed by Hip Hop artist shows the balance as well as maneuverability. It is the uniqueness of performance that distinguishes Hip Hop from other popular dance forms.  Today, there is dedicated hip hop community that works for the growth and development of Hip hop culture. The community is also a discussion forum where like-minded people bring into place the hip hop news and discuss important factors related to the hip hop culture.

Hip hop soul quite interestingly is considered more "mature" as compared to the new jack swing. It however has attained less maturity than neo soul for the very simple reason that the genre's attention is more close to the darker facets of love and life. The genre also makes intense use of adult language and themes (i.e. sex). The Hip Hop Music of the New Millennium comes with innovations and experimentations. Inclusion of hi tech computerized instruments and other digital music consoles has multiplied the effect of Hip hop music and raised its metaphoric appeal more than ever.

Whether we talk of the hi tech  discotheques, or the local gang parties around, it is quite a common sighting to find the Hip hop music playing around and people just letting themselves free off the grounds. That is what Hip hop is all about.  If you are a serious soul, just get straight into the Hip hop culture and you would just get out of all that seriousness.

Hip-hop music in general has the close association with rap music. Take for example the 'Gangsta’ rap, which influenced the modern society for the very simple reason that it was considered to be the natural escape from the stress and tension.

Some of the great Hip hop music of the New Millennium lists:

  • Wild Thing by Tone Loc
  • You Be Illin' by Run-D.M.C.
  • Mentirosa by Mellow Man Ace
  • Me Myself And I by De La Soul
  • The Message by Grand Master Flash & The Furious Five
  • Pray by M.C. Hammer
  • Ditty by Paperboy
  • O.P.P. by Naughty By Nature
  • Joy And Pain by Rob Base/DJ E-Z Rock
  • Scenario by A Tribe Called Quest
  • Method Man by Wu-Tang Clan
  • Gangsta's Paradise - Coolio
  • Juicy by The Notorious B.I.G.
  • Back To The Hotel by N2Deep
  • (I Know I Got) Skillz by Shaquille O'Neal
  • People Every day (Metamorphosis Mix) by Arrested Development
  • Summertime by DJ Jazzy Jeff/The Fresh Prince
  • Informer by Snow

With the Hip hop culture still growing and quite prevalent, there are more euphonic titles to come across for the hip hop lovers. Many of new age singers, especially Ashanti, Keyshia Cole, Beyoncé, Alicia Keys, besides Amerie, are the votary of Hip hop music and they are playing pivotal role in building hip hop community strong ad stronger.

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