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Music of different types has been criticized throughout the ages A generation of parents worried about poor role models like Kiss and Marilyn Manson Before that they thought the Beatles hair was too long and Elvis shake too suggestive Rocknroll was said to be demonic Lately Rap has been given a bad rap Rappers like Ice-Cube Dr Dre and the late Eazy-E were all tired of other rap artists such as the Fresh Prince rapping about unreal issues These artists want to express themselves singing about issues that affect teenagers today They want to talk about real life and portray their struggle of growing up Rap music deals with sex violence drug use suicide and so on Adults seem to think that kids that listen to this will go out and commit violent crimes and develop anti social behaviour No proof of this has ever been scientifically established If kids are raised properly they are no more likely to bash gays or assault women after listening to rap than they would engage in drinking human blood after watching Queen of the Damned Politicians adults and parents need to give kids more credit Teenagers who listen to rap messages dont seem to take things too seriously recognizing the controversy for what it is clever marketing Rap music cannot be help responsible for the acts of unstable individuals For example high school students who listen to violent rap lyrics before damaging property or pulling out a shotgun and killing their class mates surely cannot be considered mentally balanced Millions of people listen to these same lyrics and hear them for what they are and dont commit any crimes at all As far as rap CDs being sold to teenagers mandatory labeling has been introduced This means that albums which contain explicit language or contain references to violence drug or alcohol use suicide or sexuality have a warning on the cover as
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