Feeling Real Blue

Blues is a mere of music that was made in the 1870s. It was inspired by negro spirituals mostly highlighting the pain and suffering that blacks had to go through. However, some musicians of the blues genre did not express their misery. Instead, some of them highlighted humor and sex. Most blues songs are made based off of a call and response effect. They used lots of melodies in blues through the use of guitars and pianos. It is more a sap song to get in touch with the feelings of blues singers. Being mostly a male dominated genre, but there were some women blues singers.

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Tatyana Lester

Tatyana Lester

Hallejuah!- Gospel

HALLEJUAH! There are two types of gospel music. It can either be African American or Anglo American gospel music. The elements of African American gospel

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For the FUNK of It

For the FUNK of It https://blackmusicscholar.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/videoplayback.mp4 Funk music; that groovy, hypnotic music that makes your body move against its will. Funk music; music for the

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Jazz-y Bell

Jazz-y Bell 😉 Ragtime became popular in 1896-1920 and originating in Mississippi & Missouri. They referenced the songs as coon songs as a racial slur

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