New Wax Highlights: Bounce Music

The New Wax Show airs each Tuesday @ 3pm on CHRY 105.5 FM. Listen live at

New Wax reporter Puddy explores the history of Bounce. The little known genre has influenced mainstream music in a big way, bringing the world Twerking and Crunk, and basically inspiring the world to shake it. The genre exploded locally in New Orleans, and has evolved into sub-genres, such as Sissy bounce, aimed at promoting LGBTQ rights. This sub-genre is important because it breaks the barriers of the hip hop origins, and fights the common homophobic themes.

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