Originally Posted by MaskedAvenger
Its too hard to detail all the things destroying hip hop in a post or a article but personally I think a major factor is that the newer generations of fans are artists grew up in the culture when the culture was wack as fuck. I struggle to talk hip hop with anybody in person who got into hip hop after around 1997.
i get the impression that you're judging this from your personal taste rather than conceding that your definition of hip hop has little to do with what hip hop is now.
also people conveniently forget that theres a whole shitload of trashy music made before 1997. yeah, it suddenly
the shit had already been corrupted by corporate america.