Rap metal

Rap metal is a subgenre of rap rock fusing vocal and sometimes instrumental elements of hip hop with heavy metal, with influences of hard rock. Rap metal is often confused with rap rock and rapcore. These styles became the basis for nu metal. Rap metal originated from rap rock, a genre fusing vocal and instrumental elements of hip hop with rock. The genre’s roots are based both in hip hop acts who sampled heavy metal songs, such as Beastie Boys, Cypress Hill and Run-DMC. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Limp Bizkit

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