R-A-P is music. It’s street poerty delivered over a beat matching rhythm. Even if ot’s stupid or silly, it’s no different from other kinds of music because it’s derived from ALL KINDS OF MUSIC.

You might rappers like Jay-Z or Lil Wayne but there are other rappers…

Lupe Fiasco
Big K.R.I.T.
Mickey Avalon
Aesop Rock
Immortal Technique
And others ( http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_alternative_hip_hop_artists

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_hip_hop_genres )

Don’t judge hip hop or rap just because one rapper is a mess up. (I wont swear on CNN.com)

I’m done. *drops proverbial mic*