NYC Rap is a subgenre of hip hop music that originated in New York City in the late 1980s and early 1990s. It is characterized by its hard-hitting beats, aggressive lyrics, and street-oriented themes. It is often associated with the five boroughs of New York City, and is often seen as a reflection of the city's culture and lifestyle. NYC Rap is often credited with helping to popularize hip hop music in the mainstream. Notable artists in the genre include Nas, Jay-Z, Biggie Smalls, Wu-Tang Clan, and Mobb Deep.

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