Day: May 6, 2019


The Techno Story

ORIGIN Techno is computerized music first created in the 1980s in Detroit, MI Juan Atkins is credited with being the originator Techno music was dance/club

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Black & Blues

Black & Blues: B.B. King

Origin BB King was born Riley B. King on a plantation in Itta Bena, Mississippi on September 16, 1925  As a child, he played locally

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The Arts/Classical

During the early 20th century was the emergence of composers who taught at Black universities/colleges, with a few of them winning critical acclaims. Their legacy

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Negro Spirituals

Negro Spiritual Posts

Our Spirit is Invincible- A History of Negro Spirituals & How They Kept Us Sane Origin A negro spiritual is very similar to a religious

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Folk Posts

The History of Folk Music Defining Folk Music Folk music is defined as music that originates in traditional popular culture or that is written in

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Atlantic Records: R&B

Rhythm and blues evolved during World War II and is a form of Black dance music.  Its development is associated with economic, demographic, and social

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