Day: May 8, 2018

Genre’s History

Rhythm & Blues is a style of music developed by African Americans that combines blues and jazz, characterized by a strong backbeat and repeated variations

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R&B Is Where its at!

R&B a genre many of us love! But where are the women! My piece is drawn in majority cool colors, most colors people would associate

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Gospel in the 80s

Gospel music is a form of worship to Jesus Christ. What differs gospel from negro spirituals is the instruments used. Gospel music consists of rhythms

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Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye “Prince of Motown”   Early Life Marvin Pentz Gay Jr. was born on April 2nd, 1939 in Washington, DC to Marvin Gay Sr.,

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Last Words

So Long, Farwell

I am very grateful to have taken this class, despite the work load. It was very informative and entertaining. I enjoyed learning about African American

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