Teens Hear 34 Liquor Brands a Day in Rap, Hip-Hop Music

For every hour that American teens listen to music, they hear more than three references to brand-name alcohol -- about 34 in the course of day. This heavy exposure could contribute to youth addiction, according to a University of Pittsburgh and Dartmouth University study published online today in the international journal, Addiction. Researchers point the finger clearly at rap, R&B and hip-hop artists, who they say promote a "luxury lifestyle characterized by degrading sexual activity,...Full Story
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