A bum rap
In rap music, the singer or “rapper” will speak or “rap” the words along with the beat.
Something rapped smartly against the brickwork over the frame.
The accused insisted that he would certainly beat the rap.
You'll be facing a Federal rap for aiding and abetting an escaped convict.
I took the rap because I made a big mistake.
Whether a blockbuster film, a bestselling novel, or a chart-topping rap song, popular culture idolises the hit.
Hip-hop and rap have much in common with blues and rock, but they also have their own characteristics.
There are three changes of tempo, via slow beats, changing to rapping beats, and then to rapidly flowing beats.