There is a definite culture that is created through Hip Hop. It is a life style for so many now, and the culture behind it is very apparent. There is a lot of positive energy attached to Hip Hop, and it can really motivate some people to do a lot of good in their life by living in the Hip Hop culture.
There is also a dark side to Hip Hop too, and this is prevalent in a lot of neighbourhoods in some cities. But the darker elements should not always be directly linked to Hip Hop, there is a good chance that the bad things that happen would also happen if Hip Hop was not there, it just so happens that this is the choice of music and lifestyle that a lot of the people involved in criminal activities follow.
But looking back on the positive aspects to Hip Hop. When people immerse themselves in this culture, they often become a lot more creative and are able to make something of their lives that they may never have had the opportunity to otherwise. Hip Hop can help people reach new heights in their lives, meet influential people they may never have been able to meet without Hip Hop, and also have the ability to create financial security for themselves and their families too.
It is always positive when something like Hip Hop can keep people away from things like gambling, drugs or a general life of crime. This has been the case for so many young and inspiring Hip Hop artists, and this will continue for many years to come. The Hip Hop culture is strong, and will continue to shape peoples lives for a very long time to come.