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Old 03-02-2007, 01:47 AM
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Rap Music Sales Decline 21% from 2005 to 2006

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Rap has been on the upswing, according to the story, for 30 years. A 21% decline is a big deal.




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Old 03-02-2007, 05:18 AM
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This is great news.
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Old 03-02-2007, 05:40 AM
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Wow, and I actually bought three rap albums last year.
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Old 03-02-2007, 05:41 AM
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Wait, 30 years? What rap artist was around in 1977?
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Old 03-02-2007, 06:35 AM
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Wait, 30 years? What rap artist was around in 1977?
Started in the early '70s, although the first commercial recordings came out in '79.
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Old 03-02-2007, 06:46 AM
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Interesting. That article souns reeeeeallly fucking sketchy though.
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Rap has been on the upswing, according to the story, for 30 years. A 21% decline is a big deal.




I know it's your website and all, but why the gloating?
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Old 03-02-2007, 07:18 AM
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OK. Rap still outsells Metal.
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Old 03-02-2007, 07:26 AM
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OK. Rap still outsells Metal.



Probably.


That doesn't make it better though.
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Old 03-02-2007, 07:29 AM
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Prove it? I don't see how that's anything but blatantly obvious.
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