Storytelling Analysis

Quentin Tarantino – Biography and Filmography

In his 30-year career, Quentin Tarantino has established himself as one of the most popular directors of our time. His atypical style has caused outrage and controversy for many, but his films have long been classics of the genre. The iconic filmmaker has won numerous prestigious awards and earned the esteem of millions of fans. […]

Dr Dre ft Snoop Dogg – Still D.R.E. – Lyrics analysis, explanation & meanings

Gangsta-rap Songwriting analysis Dr Dre ft Snoop Dogg – Still D.R.E. – Lyrics analysis, explanation & meanings Intro – Snoop Dogg Yeah nigga nigga : this term has become a gender marker. It is only in hip-hop that we designate ourselves like that, by collectively repeating a racist insult. It has also become a tic of writing, with time. A profound challenge is to devitalize […]

Tupac & Dr Dre – California Love

Gangsta-rap Songwriting analysis TUPAC & DR DRE – CALIFORNIA LOVE – LYRICS Chorus California, knows how to party California, knows how to party In the city of L.A. In the city of good ol’ Watts In the city, the city of Compton We keep it rockin’, we keep it rockin’ Verse 1 – Dr Dre […]

N.W.A – Fuck Tha Police – Lyrics analysis and meanings

Gangsta-rap Songwriting analysis N.W.A – Fuck Tha Police – Lyrics Intro Right about now, N.W.A. court is in full effect Judge Dre presiding In the case of N.W.A. vs. the Police Department Prosecuting attorneys are MC Ren, Ice Cube And Eazy-motherfucking-E   Order, order, order Ice Cube, take the motherfucking stand Do you swear to […]

The Notorious B.I.G. – Who Shot Ya? – Lyrics analysis and meanings

Gangsta-rap Songwriting analysis Notorious B.I.G. ft Puff Daddy – Who Shot Ya? – Lyrics Intro – Puffy As we proceed to give you what you need 9-5, motherfuckers Get live, motherfuckers As we proceed to give you what you need 9-5, motherfuckers Get live, motherfuckers As we proceed to give you what you need Now […]

Eazy-E – Real Muthaphuckkin G’s – Lyrics analysis and meanings

Gangsta-rap Songwriting analysis Eazy-E – Real Muthaphuckkin G’s – Lyrics Intro Compton, Compton, Compton Ahh, real muthaphuckkin G’s Ahh, real muthaphuckkin G’s Ahh, real muthaphuckkin G’s Ahh, real muthaphuckkin G’s Verse 1 – Eazy-E Hey yo, Doctor, here’s another proper track And it’s phat, watch the sniper, time to pay the piper And let that […]

Gangsta-rap songwriting

PDF, 135 pages, for sale soon Gangsta-rap songwriting analysis We continue our panorama of narrative cultures, with an analysis of some of the most interesting rap lyrics of the last 30 years, from the US and UK. Gangsta-rap, gangster rap, refers to a whole body of works and artists from the 1980s and 1990s, from […]

Dr Dre ft Snoop Dogg – The Next Episode – Lyrics analysis & meanings

Gangsta-rap Songwriting analysis The Next Episode makes one of the two great duos featuring Dr Dre and Snoop Dog, the other one being Still DRE. Dr Dre ft Snoop Dogg – The Next Episode – Lyrics analysis & meanings Intro La-da-da-da-dahh It’s the motherfuckin D-O-double-G (SNOOP DOGG!) La-da-da-da-dahh You know I’m mobbin with the D.R.E. […]

Coolio – Gangsta’s Paradise – Lyrics analysis, explanation & meanings

Gangsta-rap Songwriting analysis This song lyrics analysis of what is Gangstas paradise about is an abstract from our PDF Gangsta-rap Songwriting, with the method we teach in Storytelling 1. Coolio – Gangsta’s Paradise – Lyrics Verse 1 As I walk through the valley of the shadow of death I take a look at my life […]

Ice Cube – It was a good day – Lyrics analysis & meanings

Gangsta-rap Songwriting analysis Ice Cube – It was a good day – Lyrics analysis & meanings Verse 1 Just waking up in the morning gotta thank God I don’t know but today seems kinda odd No barking from the dog, no smog And momma cooked a breakfast with no hog I got my grub on, […]