Two Theories About Music That I Developed Independently, but Then Later Found Out Were Common Knowledge
2. The kinds of drugs musicians do have a direct affect on the kind of music they play. For example, cocaine is a popular drug on the East Coast, so a lot of fast-paced, energetic hip-hop from there. The South is well-known for its use of lean, or oil, or syrup, and as a result, the hip-hop down here is easily recognized by its slow drawl.
It's too bad I was born 20 years too late for my theories to mean anything.