Author: lenadanielle

More Than Music

This biographical analysis will detail the life of the Pop sensation, Lena Horne. The data presented includes information regarding the childhood and young adult life

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Evolution of Hip Hop

The poster I created to depict the evolution of hiphop shows the Black power flag as a background this represents the origins of the genre.

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Funk it up!

Funk music is like the crazy child of soul music. Soul music was made to make people feel good and funk took that to a

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Musical Theatre

During the origination of the Musical Theatre genre. There were still strong ties to minstrelsy in the performances. Performers often still performed in Black face

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Jazzin’ it up!

Jazz music originated during the late 1800’s in a central location for Black culture; New Orleans, Louisiana. Today, Jazz music is an essential piece of

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The Classics

Classical music may be the one and only genre of music that was not created by African-American people, but Blacks have managed to still be

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Appropriation of Blues

The genre of Blues began in the beginning of the 1900’s and quickly gained popularity. It became so huge that many subsets of the genre

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