Category: Folk

Folk Music Critique

Although, this post was very insightful on Folk music it could be improved upon. Stating that “selfishness” was the reason Africans were stripped of their identity is small scale. Africans specifically from West Africa were

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Folk Music Critique

That’s all Folks: Music Post Critique I had the opportunity to to critique Jordann Ford’s post: Folk Music- The beginning. In this post, there was an exceptional amount of beautiful visuals (when showing the examples

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Folk Music by Olivia Tomlinson

Review of Folk Music by Olivia Tomlinson Folk music was originally created by African Americans, despite the stereotypical ties it has to whites/rednecks.  It was created as a way to communicate within the enslaved community

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Folk Article Review

The article titled “African-American Folk Music”, gave great information about the history of folk music and how it was birthed out of those who were enslaved. I found this interesting because when many people think

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