Friday, June 15, 2007

Timbaland & others in new book

Da Capo books releases a new book, Third Coast: OutKast, Timbaland, and How Hip-Hop Became a Southern Thing, detailing the rise of Southern hip hop. Roni Sarig, a respected journalist have written for XXL and Rollingstone, uses various interviews and articles from a variety of hip hop publication and websites to paint a portrait of the birth of Southern rap through to it's current mainstream success. Features on everyone from Jermaine Dupri to the Ying Yang Twins, Missy Elliott to Bubba Sparxxx the book has been receiving critical acclaim for it's first hand story telling of the rich history in Southern rap.

If you're interested you can order it here.

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