How Rap Music Is Taking On The Coronavirus

As musicians struggle to adjust to their new roles during the coronavirus outbreak, one strand is proving particularly resilient: rap music.

Since the outbreak started, artists from the genre have created a series of songs, which range from cautionary tales about hand-washing to a rant by Cardi B about the outbreak that entered both the US and UK charts.

How artists are helping out during the coronavirus pandemic

Since the coronavirus outbreak, countries have urged self-isolations in order to help flatten the curve and reduce transmission. In the world of music, although tours and live shows have either been postponed or canceled, artists have stepped up to offer help. They are not only offering relief in these pressing times by providing livestreams of their performances, but are also providing aid. Here’s a look at what artists have so far offered during this global crisis.