In this fascinating 1981 news report about a new musical sound called Rap, a white reporter tries to make sense of this “Talking Blues” set to a beat and why it makes people want to dance. You also get to see something called Break Dancing or, as reporter Steve Fox describes it “…a competitive display of style, dance as ritual warfare”.
Yep folks, we’re about to get Jiggy Wit It.
News report after the break.
Source: Uproxx with many thanks to Sarah Mead for the tip