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Day: May 7, 2019

Hip-Hop

The Power of Hip-Hop

The Beat is Hot! The term “Hip-Hop” was first used by the South Bronx community leader Afrika Bambaataa . “Hip”, meaning ‘current’, has been a

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Let’s Get Funky!!!

What is Funk Music? Funk music was created in the mid 1960s . This genre of music can be described as jazz, soul, rhythm, and

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Techno

Introduction to Techno Music Techno music originates from Detroit, Michigan during the 1980s. Techno music can be described as a blend of different black styles

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Funk

Marva Whitney-Funk

History of Funk Funk, rhythm-driven musical genre popular in the 1970s and early 1980s that linked soul to later African-American musical styles. Like many words emanating from the African-American

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Gospel

Gospel Posts

Gospel Music Old School Vs. New School Gospel music is the twentieth-century form of African American religious music that evolved in urban cities following the

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Detroit Techno

Techno in Detroit

The Techno Way Detroit Techno is the beginning of Techno as we know it today. Techno is referred to as “Detroit Techno” when it is

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Gospel

The Evolution of Gospel

#KnowYourGospel Gospel music is unique amongst white and black cultures. Of course, we are here to discuss the Black Gospel. Black spirituals, ragtime, blues, jazz

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