St. Louis' Underground Hip-hop Scene Struggles with 'Ghettofication'

Riverfront Times | September 7, 2007
Fans of underground hip-hop pride themselves on advancing the art and culture of the music, a stark contrast to many of the city's large urban nightclubs where the crowd is just out to party. The divide between the two approaches has sparked a culture war.

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