Author: Lauryn Sanders

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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Drop The Mic: Hip Hop

What is Hip Hop? Hip-hop, cultural movement that attained widespread popularity in the 1980s and ’90s; also, the backing music for rap, the musical style incorporating

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Detroit Techno-Blake Baxter

ABOUT DETROIT TECHNO Though many people associate techno music with the dance floors of Europe, the futuristic dance music that became known as techno was

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Final Exam Post

Why I , Lauryn Sanders Shouldn’t Have to Take the Final Exam? The first reason why I shouldn’t have to take the final is I

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The Four Tops- R&B

Origin of R&B Rhythm and blues (aka R&B or RnB), a popular music genre combining jazz, gospel, and blues influences, is a musical term for post-war musical chart listings which mainly encompassed

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Black & Blues

Origin The blues has deep roots in American history, particularly African-American history. The blues originated on Southern plantations in the 19th Century. Its inventors were

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Wilberforce Jubilee Quartet

Origin The Early Jubilee quartets featured close harmonies, formal arrangements and a “flatfooted ” style of singing that emphasized restrained musical expression and technique derived

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History of Ragtime

Created By: Jhanae Askew, Imani Wingfield, And Lauryn Sanders https://youtu.be/r-0yU7D-J24/watch?v=XHOmBV4js_E

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