Answer the following questions in 200 words per response:
1) J-rap music often strikes listeners as a merely imitative form of rap. However, there are some elements of the rap culture that are unique to Japan. Give two examples contrary to this ” imitative” assertion.
2) The party rap scene is depicted by a more playful approach to rap and tends to accommodate the female listener. Is there a similar gender biased form of rap that caters to the American female listener? Why or why not?