Iggy Azalea, performing in Las Vegas on New Year's Eve, is at the centre of a storm about rap and the appropriation of black cultural identity. Photo: Corbis

Pop stars' row centres on racial identity and hip hop's history

As the Banks-Azalea feud resounds, Jeff Chang looks at slavery's rolein black identity and hip hop

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Iggy Azalea, performing in Las Vegas on New Year's Eve, is at the centre of a storm about rap and the appropriation of black cultural identity. Photo: Corbis
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