Artist Paper: Keyshia Cole

/*! elementor – v3.8.1 – 13-11-2022 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} Keyshia Cole Keyshia Myeshia Cole is a popular R&B recording artist, singer, composer, and television personality. With the power of her breathtaking voice and the originality of her lyrics she has made a name for herself.   Artist History Birth and Family /*! elementor […]

The New Jack Swing Era

By: D’yasia Ford, Lindani Maphenduka, Sydney Lampkins, Elyse Robinson New jack-swing gave new life to rap and introduced pop culture to a new style of combined hip-hop and R&B; its influence is still prevalent today​ New Jack Swing History Combining the intensity of hip-hop, the appeal of pop, and the melody and rhythm of R&B, […]

Disco in the 70’s

Disco music first appeared in the early 1970s and was born out of an urban lifestyle. Disco has had a significant influence on modern electronic dance music and has a long-lasting, significant effect on music composition. What is Disco?  Disco was a genre of uptempo dance music that reached peak popularity during the 1970s. This […]

Highlights of Jazz artist Max Roach

Max Roach is a well-known drummer, composer, and bandleader who was a pioneer of bebop. Lifestyle: In 1924, Max Roach was born. He grew up listening to gospel music primarily. The fact that his mother was a gospel singer and that he joined a gospel group at the age of ten also contributes to this. […]

Who is Gladys Bentley?

Blues was a prominent musical genre in the early 1900s. African Americans are indeed the creators. This type of music introduced the “feeling” style. Folk music of this kind is frequently performed verbally or with a piano. The flow of the guitar and rhythmic methods like syncopation are what distinguish the blues as a distinct […]

Keyshia Cole (Scholarly Articles)

Menachem, Michael. “Keyshia Cole Featuring Monica: Trust.” Billboard, vol. 121, no. 29, 2009, pp. 45–45. Bchrome. “Keyshia Cole.” Articlebio, ArticleBio, 17 Feb. 2017, https://articlebio.com/keyshia-cole. Horowitz, Steven J. “Spreading ‘Love’: Keyshia Cole Hooks Up with Iheartradio, Connects with New Single.(r&b).” Billboard, vol. 124, no. 26, 2012, p. 27. Cole, Keyshia, et al., directors. Keyshia Cole: The […]

Artist of the rag time period

/*! elementor – v3.7.8 – 02-10-2022 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px} What is ragtime? A well-liked musical style called ragtime was created in the 1890s to 1920s. This musical genre, which is primarily performed by African Americans, is recognized for its “broken up” rhythm. The African Americans who used banjos to create […]

What inspired Gospel music?

The evolution of gospel music and how it was produced in the 1700s will be mainly discussed in this post.