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L.A. Boyz

L.A. Boyz was a Taiwanese pop/rap group composed of brothers Jeff Huang (黃立成, Huang Licheng) and Stanley Huang (黃立行, Huang Lixing), and their cousin Steven Lin (林智文) formed circa 1991. [1]

48 relations: American-born Chinese, B-boying, Big beat, Bobby Brown, Breakbeat, California, China, Chinese martial arts, Chinese New Year, Dance-pop, Disco, Glissando, Golden Melody Awards, Hip hop, Hip hop music, Hokkien, Hulk (comics), Irvine, California, Japan, Jump (Kris Kross song), KC and the Sunshine Band, Korea, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Times, Machi (hip hop group), Michael Jackson, Modulation (music), New jack swing, Orange County, California, Pony Canyon, Professional baseball in Taiwan, Rapping, Rhythm and blues, Semitone, Singing, Sony BMG, Stanley Huang, Superman, Synthesizer, Taipei, Taiwan, Taiwanese pop, Techno, Tempo, That's the Way (I Like It), United States, Young MC, Yunlin County.

American-born Chinese

American-born Chinese or "ABC" describes a person born in the United States of Chinese ethnic descent, a category of Chinese American.

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B-boying

|B Boy executing Freeze B-boying or breaking, also called breakdancing, is a style of street dance that originated primarily among African American and Puerto Rican youth, many former members of the Black Spades, the Young Spades, and the Baby Spades, during the mid 1970s.

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Big beat

Big beat is a style of electronic dance music that typically uses heavy breakbeats and synthesizer-generated loops and patterns common to acid house.

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Bobby Brown

Robert "Bobby" Brown (born February 5, 1969) is an American R&B singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer and actor.

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Breakbeat

Breakbeat as a term refers to one of two distinct things.

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California

California is a state located on the West Coast of the United States.

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China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a sovereign state in East Asia.

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Chinese martial arts

Chinese martial arts, which are called kung fu or wushu, are a number of fighting styles that have developed over the centuries in China.

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Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year is an important Chinese festival celebrated at the turn of the Chinese calendar.

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Dance-pop

Dance-pop is dance-oriented pop music that originated in the early 1980s.

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Disco

Disco is a genre of dance music containing elements of funk, soul, pop, and salsa that was most popular in the mid to late 1970s, though it has had brief resurgences.

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Glissando

In music, a glissando (plural: glissandi, abbreviated gliss.) is a glide from one pitch to another.

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Golden Melody Awards

The Golden Melody Awards is an annual Taiwanese music award, founded in 1990, presented by the Ministry of Culture (Republic of China).

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Hip hop

Hip hop or hip-hop is a Black sub-cultural movement that formed during the early 1970s exclusively by African Americans residing in the South Bronx in New York City.

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Hip hop music

Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.

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Hokkien

Hokkien or or Quanzhang (Quanzhou–Zhangzhou / Chinchew–Changchew; BP) is a group of mutually intelligible Min Nan Chinese dialects spoken throughout Southeast Asia and by many overseas Chinese.

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Hulk (comics)

The Hulk is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.

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Irvine, California

Irvine is a city in Orange County, California, United States.

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Japan

Japan (日本 Nippon or Nihon; formally or Nihon-koku, "State of Japan") is an island country in East Asia.

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Jump (Kris Kross song)

"Jump" is the hit debut single by the American Hip hop duo Kris Kross.

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KC and the Sunshine Band

KC and the Sunshine Band is an American musical group.

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Korea

Korea, called Hanguk (한국; Hanja: 韓國) or Daehan (대한; Hanja: 大韓) in South Korea and Chosŏn (조선; Hanja: 朝鮮) in North Korea and elsewhere, is an East Asian territory that is divided into two distinct sovereign states, North Korea (also known as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, or DPRK) and South Korea (also known as the Republic of Korea, or ROK).

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-largest city in the United States, the most populous city in the U.S. state of California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County.

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Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times, commonly referred to as the Times, is a paid daily newspaper published in Los Angeles, California, since 1881.

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Machi (hip hop group)

Machi is a Taiwanese Hip hop group that has nine active members, with two additional members on a hiatus from group activities.

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Michael Jackson

Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor.

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Modulation (music)

In music, modulation is most commonly the act or process of changing from one key (tonic, or tonal center) to another.

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New jack swing

New jack swing or swingbeat is a fusion genre spearheaded by Teddy Riley and Bernard Belle that became popular from the late 1980s into the early 1990s.

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Orange County, California

Orange County is a county in the U.S. state of California.

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Pony Canyon

, also known by the shorthand form, is a Japanese company, established on October 1, 1966, which publishes music, DVD and VHS videos, movies, and video games.

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Professional baseball in Taiwan

Professional baseball in Taiwan started with the founding of the Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL) in 1989.

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Rapping

Rapping (or emceeing, MCing, spitting bars, or rhyming) is "spoken or chanted rhyming lyrics".

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Rhythm and blues

Rhythm and blues, often abbreviated as R&B or RnB, is a genre of popular African-American music that originated in the 1940s.

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Semitone

A semitone, also called a half step or a half tone, is the smallest musical interval commonly used in Western tonal music, and it is considered the most dissonant when sounded harmonically.

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Singing

Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, and augments regular speech by the use of both tonality and rhythm.

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Sony BMG

Sony BMG Music Entertainment was a record music company, which was a 50–50 joint venture between the Sony Corporation of America and Bertelsmann AG.

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Stanley Huang

Stanley Huang (born 21 September 1974 in Taipei, Taiwan) is a Taiwanese American Mandopop singer and actor.

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Superman

Superman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.

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Synthesizer

A sound synthesizer (usually abbreviated as "synthesizer" or "synth", also spelled "synthesiser") is an electronic musical instrument that generates electric signals converted to sound through loudspeakers or headphones.

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Taipei

Taipei (literally means "North of Tai(wan)"), officially known as Taipei City, is the capital city and a special municipality of Taiwan.

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Taiwan

Taiwan (see below), officially the Republic of China (ROC) is a sovereign state in East Asia.

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Taiwanese pop

Taiwanese pop is a popular music genre sung in the Taiwanese Hokkien and produced mainly in Taiwan.

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Techno

Techno is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States during the mid-to-late 1980s.

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Tempo

In musical terminology, tempo ("time" in Italian; plural: tempi) is the speed or pace of a given piece or subsection thereof.

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That's the Way (I Like It)

"That's the Way (I Like It)" is a song written by H. W. (KC) Casey and Richard Finch.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

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Young MC

Marvin Young (born May 10, 1967), better known by his stage name Young M.C., is an English-born American singer, rapper and actor.

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Yunlin County

Yunlin County is a county in western Taiwan.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L.A._Boyz

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