Author: Jordann Ford

H.E.R

ORIGIN Gabriella ‘Gabi’ Wilson was born in Vallejo, CA on June 27, 1997  She got her start as a ‘child prodigy’. She can sing and

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Bay Area Rap

BAY AREA? Although there are many regions in the U.S. with a bay, the San Francisco Bay Area claims the title, ‘The Bay Area’ or

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Disco Origin

ORIGIN Disco started in the 1970s Disco os formally known as a genre of music, specifically dance Disco has R&B and funk elements It heavily

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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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Frankie Lymon: 1954-1968

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gx7kFKMTWAg Origin Career Lymon was born on September 30, 1942 in Harlem, New York Lymon played under the genre American rock and roll/rhythm and blues. 

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LEE MORGAN: The Sidewinder

Origin Career Lee Morgan was born Edward Lee Morgan in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on July 10, 1938. Growing up, Morgan liked playing the vibraphone and saxophone

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Negro SPIRITuals!

Origin Negro spirituals were songs that were a reflection of what black people were going through at the time. They started with slavery. Africans were

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FOLK MUSIC-The Beginning

What is folk music? African-American folk music was the first type of music created by African Americans. It was a combination of African elements and

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