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The band Scritti Politti was founded in 1978. Before coming to fame, the band got it’s start in Leeds. Generally, music journalists would define Scritti Politti’s style within the genre/s of punk rock, new wave, and other rock music.
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Scritti Politti genre is not easily defined. Music magazines and journalists have different opinions on a clearly defined genre for Scritti Politti. However, many describe the style within the genre/s of punk rock, new wave, and other rock music.