Are you tired of commercialized rap? Are you fed up with ?bling-bling?? Do you appreciate tight flows, lyrical dexterity, off- the-head free-styling, battle rhyming, skillful writing and creative head noddin? beats? Do you love and live Hip-Hop? If your answer to any of these questions is yes and you like those who perform the ?lyrical miracle? then Hip-Hop 101 is for you. In this course we will listen to, discuss, debate and critique many ?underground? artists and their rhymes. In addition, we will have some impressive celebrity speakers.