GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

The Most Surprising Rap Music Violence Statistics And Trends in 2024

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"20% of rap artists have personal experiences with violence that they discuss in their music"

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"10% of rap lyrics are misunderstood as promoting violence when they actually critique it"

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"In a survey, 55% of respondents associated rap music with violent behavior"

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"Analysis shows that 50% of violent incidents mentioned in rap music are fictional"

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"Studies suggest that 48% of rap listeners understand the difference between artistic expression and real-life behavior"

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"45% of rap songs in the top 100 Billboard charts in 2018 contained violent themes"

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"15% of therapy programs for youth use rap music to address violent behavior"

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"78% of parents are concerned about the violent content in rap music their children listen to"

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"70% increase in violent lyrics in rap music from the 1990s to the 2010s"

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"Study finds that exposure to violent rap music increases aggressive thoughts by 20%"

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"35% decrease in violent crime rates in cities with local rap programs aimed at reducing violence"

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"Research indicates a 25% correlation between listening to violent rap music and violent behavior"

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"60% of Americans believe that rap music glorifies violence"

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"85% of incarcerated individuals grew up listening to rap music with violent themes"

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"65% of teachers surveyed believe that rap music influences youth violence"

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"40% of youth report using rap music as a form of emotional expression related to violence"

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"90% of mainstream rap albums feature at least one song with violent lyrics"

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"33% of parents take active steps to censor violent rap music at home"

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"30% decline in violent lyrics in conscious rap as compared to gangsta rap"

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"A 2016 study showed that 62% of rap music videos contained images of violence"

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