trip-hop

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trip-hop (ˈtrɪpˌhɒp)
 
n
a type of British electronic dance music of the 1990s, influenced by drug culture
 
[C20: trip (in the sense: drug experience) + hip-hop]

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trip-hop

genre of atmospheric down-tempo music, influenced by movie sound tracks, 1970s funk, and cool jazz and usually created using samples.

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