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The Clark Sisters About the Clark sisters  https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=w3YL2t4LrUY

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The Gospel Truth

The Gospel Truth Origins The gospel genre officially originated in the 1930s. Gospel music was, and continues to be, a way for Black people to give praise and worship. This has been a large component

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AFROPUNK The concert that I attended this year was the much anticipated and amazing Afropunk Atlanta 2019. The event takes place across a weekend and features performances from multiple artists. This year, on Saturday there

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TECHNO ORIGIN Techno emerged in Detroit in the 1980s. It was the result of a blend of music from electric jazz to electric, electro funk, and Chicago house with the influence of futuristic fictional themes.

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DISCO ORIGIN Disco music is a genre that contains elements of funk, soul and pop. It began in the U.S in the mid 1960s and rose to popularity in the 1970s. The free-form dancing and

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GOSPEL ORIGIN The era of gospel music began in the late 19th century where its musical roots can be found in spirituals and work songs. The enslaved people formed a tradition of creating songs that

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JAZZ ORIGIN CHARACTERISTICS Jazz music is a distinct style of American music that developed in the early decades of the 20th century. Its roots include many African-American folk music traditions like spirituals, work songs and

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RAGTIME Ragtime is considered the first completely American music. The genre was popular towards the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th (approximately from 1893 to 1917). It is known as the

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Rhythm & Blues

R&B or rhythm and blues manifested in the black community during the 1940’s. It wasn’t until the 1950s that is gained exposure and was played on the radio and throughout the country. The radio can

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