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Miami bass (booty music or booty bass) is a subgenre of hip hop music that became popular music of South Florida in the 1980s and 1990s. [1]

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Afro-Brazilians (afro-brasileiros) are Brazilian people who have African ancestry.

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Afro-Rican is a popular Miami bass and hip-hop group, most famous for their genre-shaping 1987 hit "Give it All You Got (Doggy Style)", as well as their 1995 hit "All of Puerto Rico".

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As Nasty As They Wanna Be

As Nasty As They Wanna Be is the third album by Miami bass group 2 Live Crew.

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Baltimore club

Baltimore club, also called Bmore club, Bmore house or simply Bmore, is a breakbeat genre.

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Bass 305

Bass 305 was a Miami bass group founded by brothers David and Mark Watson.

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Bass drum

A bass drum, or kick drum, is a large drum that produces a note of low definite or indefinite pitch.

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Bass music

Bass music (also called UK bass or post-dubstep) is an umbrella term for club music that emerged in the United Kingdom during the mid-2000s under the influence of dubstep, UK garage, R&B, wonky, 2-step, house, grime, and other electronic styles that coalesced amongst varied artists.

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Beatboxing (also beat boxing or b-boxing) is a form of vocal percussion primarily involving the art of mimicking drum machines (typically a TR-808), using one's mouth, lips, tongue, and voice.

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Billboard Hot 100

The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for songs, published weekly by Billboard magazine.

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Bounce music

Bounce music is an energetic style of New Orleans hip hop music which is said to have originated as early as the late 1980s.

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Breakbeat is a broad style of electronic or dance-oriented music which utilizes breaks, often sampled from earlier recordings in funk, jazz and R&B, for the main rhythm.

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C'mon N' Ride It (The Train)

"C'mon N' Ride It (The Train)" is a popular dance song performed by Florida group Quad City DJ's in 1995, and released in 1996 as a single from the album Get On Up and Dance.

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Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.

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A cymbal is a common percussion instrument.

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Dance music

Dance music is music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing.

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Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the largest city on the United States–Canada border, and the seat of Wayne County.

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Dirty rap

Dirty rap, porno rap, porn rap, sex rap, booty rap, or pornocore is a subgenre of hip hop music that contains lyrical content revolving mainly around sexually explicit subjects.

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Disc jockey

A disc jockey, often abbreviated as DJ, is a person who plays existing recorded music for a live audience.

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DJ Laz

Lazaro Mendez, better known by his stage name DJ Laz (born in December 2, 1971, in Hollywood, Florida, United States) is a Cuban-American rapper and DJ from Miami, Florida.

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DJ Magic Mike

D.J. Magic Mike (born Michael Hampton) is one of the most pivotal Miami bass producers, and the first platinum selling recording artist from Orlando, Florida.

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Drum machine

A drum machine is an electronic musical instrument that creates percussion.

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Electro (music)

Electro (or electro-funk).

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Electronic dance music

Electronic dance music (also known as EDM, dance music, club music, or simply dance) is a broad range of percussive electronic music genres made largely for nightclubs, raves, and festivals.

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Florida breaks

Florida breaks, referred to as Florida breakbeat and Funky Breaks, is an early genre of today's electronic dance music.

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Freak Nasty

Carlito Thomas, professionally known as Freak Nasty, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer from Atlanta, Georgia.

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Freestyle music

Freestyle is a form of electronic dance music that emerged in the United States in the 1980s.

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Fresh Kid Ice

Fresh Kid Ice (born Christopher Wong Won; May 29, 1964 – July 13, 2017), also known as The Chinaman, was an American hip hop and Miami bass recording artist.

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Funk carioca

Funk carioca, favela funk, and in other parts in the world, baile funk, is a music genre from Rio de Janeiro, derived from Miami bass and gangsta rap music.

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Ghetto house

Ghetto house, booty house or G-house is a genre of Chicago house which started being recognized as a distinct style from around 1992 onwards.

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Ghettotech (also known as Detroit club music) is a genre of electronic music originating from Detroit.

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Hip hop

Hip hop, or hip-hop, is a subculture and art movement developed in the Bronx in New York City during the late 1970s.

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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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House music

House music is a genre of electronic dance music created by club DJs and music producers in Chicago in the early 1980s.

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Hypno5ive (also known as Hypno5) is a south Florida alternative music DJ, artist, promoter, designer and publisher of a web blog of the same name that offers news and reviews focusing on industrial, ebm, darkwave, gothic, and alternative music.

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Ishkur's Guide to Electronic Music

Ishkur's Guide to Electronic Music is an online guide to electronic music created by Kenneth John Taylor, aka Ishkur.

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Jonzun Crew

Jonzun Crew was an electro and early funk–hip hop group that was active in the 1980s.

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L'Trimm was a Miami bass hip-hop duo composed of Lady Tigra and Bunny D, two women from Kendall, Florida (an area of Dade County, slightly south-west of Miami).

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Liberty City (Miami)

Liberty City is a neighborhood in Miami, Florida, United States.

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Luke Records

Luke Records is the record label formed in 1985 by Luther Campbell and David Chackler, former frontman of 2 Live Crew.

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Luther Campbell

Luther Roderick Campbell (born December 22, 1960), also known as Luke Skyywalker and simply Luke, is an American record label owner, rap performer, promoter, and actor.

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Maggotron (born James McCauley, and also known as DXJ, Maggozulu 2, Planet Detroit and Bass Master Kahn) is one of the pioneers of Bass music.

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M.C. A.D.E. (born Adrian Hines in Miami, Florida) is an American music producer and rapper who helped pioneer the hip hop subgenre of Miami bass music.

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Me So Horny

"Me So Horny" is a song by the rap group 2 Live Crew on their album As Nasty As They Wanna Be.

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Miami is a major port city on the Atlantic coast of south Florida in the southeastern United States.

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Music of Cuba

The music of Cuba, including its instruments, performance and dance, comprises a large set of unique traditions influenced mostly by west African and European (especially Spanish) music.

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Music of Florida

The music of Florida has had many influences and the state has influenced many genres and produced many musicians.

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Music of South Florida

Music of South Florida is music from the South Florida metropolitan area, which comprises cities such as Miami, West Palm Beach, Pompano Beach and Fort Lauderdale.

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Music of the Dominican Republic

The music of the Dominican Republic is primarily influenced by West African, European, and native Taino influences.

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Orlando, Florida

Orlando is a city in the U.S. state of Florida and the county seat of Orange County.

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Overtown (Miami)

Overtown is a neighborhood of Miami, Florida, United States, just northwest of Downtown Miami.

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Pandisc Records

Pandisc Records is an American independent record label founded in Miami, Florida, United States.

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Pop music

Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the United States and United Kingdom during the mid-1950s.

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Quad City DJ's

Quad City DJ's is an American music group consisting of Jay Ski (Johnny McGowan), C.C. Lemonhead (Nathaniel Orange), JeLanna LaFleur and Adam Martin who recorded the 1996 hit "C'mon N' Ride It (The Train)", a rap-remix of Barry White's 1974 "Theme from Together Brothers".

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Record label

A record label, or record company, is a brand or trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos.

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Record producer

A record producer or track producer or music producer oversees and manages the sound recording and production of a band or performer's music, which may range from recording one song to recording a lengthy concept album.

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Richie Unterberger

Richie Unterberger (born 1962) is an American author and journalist whose focus is popular music and travel writing.

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Roland TR-808

The Roland TR-808 Rhythm Composer is a drum machine introduced by the Roland Corporation in 1980 and discontinued in 1983.

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Roland TR-909

The Roland TR-909 Rhythm Composer is a drum machine introduced by the Roland Corporation in 1983.

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Sampler (musical instrument)

A sampler is an electronic or digital musical instrument similar in some respects to a synthesizer, but instead of generating new sounds with filters, it uses sound recordings (or "samples") of real instrument sounds (e.g., a piano, violin or trumpet), excerpts from recorded songs (e.g., a five-second bass guitar riff from a funk song) or other sounds (e.g., sirens and ocean waves).

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Sine wave

A sine wave or sinusoid is a mathematical curve that describes a smooth periodic oscillation.

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South Florida

South Florida is a region of the U.S. state of Florida, comprising the southernmost part of the state.

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Southern hip hop

Southern hip hop, also known as Southern rap, South Coast hip hop, or Dirty South, is a blanket term for a regional genre of American hip hop music that emerged in the Southern United States, especially in Atlanta, New Orleans, Houston, Memphis, and Miami—the five of which constitute the "Southern Network" in rap music.

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Stylus Magazine

Stylus Magazine was an online music and film magazine launched in 2002.

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

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Tag Team (group)

Tag Team was an American hip hop/pop rap duo from Atlanta, Georgia, active from 1993 up to 1995.

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Techmaster P.E.B.

Techmaster P.E.B. is a Miami bass DJ first released in 1989 on Newtown Music.

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The 2 Live Crew Is What We Are

The 2 Live Crew Is What We Are is the debut studio album by hip-hop group the 2 Live Crew.

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Tootsee Roll

"Tootsee Roll" is a song by rap group 69 Boyz released as the first single from their debut album 199Quad.

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Turntablism is the art of manipulating sounds and creating new music, sound effects, mixes and other creative sounds and beats, typically by using two or more turntables and a cross fader-equipped DJ mixer.

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Whoomp! (There It Is)

"Whoomp! (There It Is)" is a song by the Miami bass group Tag Team.

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Whoot, There It Is

"Whoot, There It Is" was the lead single released from 95 South's debut album, Quad City Knock.

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WPOW (96.5 MHz "Power 96") is a commercial FM radio station licensed to Miami, Florida.

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WQMP is a radio station licensed to Daytona Beach serving the Orlando and Space Coast areas of Central Florida.

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YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California.

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2 Live Crew

The 2 Live Crew is an American hip-hop group from Miami, Florida.

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69 Boyz

69 Boyz is an American Miami bass and hip hop group originating from Jacksonville, Florida, but now based largely in Orlando, Florida.

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95 South

95 South started as a Miami bass group of Article "AB" Bartley, Carlos "Daddy Black" Spencer and Jay "Ski" McGowan from Jacksonville, Florida.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miami_bass

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