Crunk - one of the forms of southern hip-hop (southern hip-hop) or southern rap (southern rap). The crunk music is a mix of repeating tunes and drum machine rhythms, usually generated from the most popular drum machine, the Roland TR-808. Some of the most famous performers of krank are Lil Jon, Chyna Whyte, Three 6 Mafia, Pastor Troy, Waka Flocka Flame, Soulja Boy, Lil Scrappy. The style appeared in the southern states of America - Georgia and Tennessee in the 1990s. The founder of this direction is considered to be the performer Lil Jon, it was he who began to use the word Crunk in his works. Along with Lil Jon, Three 6 Mafia began performing kank music, and soon, kank became one of America's most popular and sought-after hip-hop styles. Crank is now gaining popularity.