READING and VIDEO: 4/25

Last Night A DJ Saved My Life (Intro)

Last Night A DJ Saved My Life (Hip Hop)

OPTIONAL READING: Harking back to the opening weeks of the semester, a recent piece in The Atlantic asks “Did Humans Invent Music?”

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Sister Rosetta Tharpe / More Sister Rosetta

The big 3 DJ’s in the birth of hip hop: Kool Herc / Grandmaster Flash / Afrika Bambaataa

The documentary Scratch in its entirety.

Larry Levin documentary (the segment we watched in class begins at 5:30)
Aleem “Release Yourself” (Dub version)
Aleem “Release Yourself” (original version)
Prince “When Doves Cry”
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