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Techno

Techno   In the mid to late 1980s, there was a rise in computers. They began to help people with a lot of things, even music. Because of this rise in computers, a man named

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Disco

Disco The Disco genre became popular in the mid-1970s. It is known as the genre of dance and brought many people to began clubbing. This is also around the time where DJ’s became a big

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Gospel

Gospel Through the years gospel music was there to help all people through the worst of times and the best of times. The gospel genre originated in the 1930s however, in the late 1800s black people

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Ragtime

The ragtime genre originated in the late 19th century by African Americans who did not know how to read or write music. Most of the early composers did not get the recognition they deserved because

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Blues: Women in Blues

Women in Blues ………..In history, women never got the credit they deserve for the impacts they had on everything. However, without women, somethings would not have happened or would have occurred much later. The women

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Jubilee Quartet Post

Timeline 1880-1929: Jubilee Period 1930-1945: Transitional Period 1950: Gospel “I Couldn’t Hear Nobody Pray” by the Fisk University Jubilee Quartet  The Jubilee Period In 1871 four black men, two of which were former slaves, from

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Negro Spiritual Post

Negro Spiritual History and More!! The genre Negro Spiritual started as a way for slaves to talk about what they were going through in their daily lives. The songs also started to become a type

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Article Reflection

“Lift Every Voice: Marian Anderson, Florence B. Price And The Sound Of Black Sisterhood” Reflection      The “Lift Every Voice: Marian Anderson, Florence B. Price And The Sound Of Black Sisterhood” article by Alisha

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