Nerdcore is a new music genre that falls under the category of hip hop. This new born music genre was basically created for the general interest to nerds as well as to the others. It traditionally focuses on nerdy or geeky subjects. It may also be called "geeksta rap".
The artists who perform nerdcore usually self-identify as nerds and they typically describe their own work as nerdcore. The roots of nerdcore can be found in the 1990s, although the term was not coined until 2000, by MC Frontalot, a well known nerdcore star. Other notable nerdcore artists are: