History Of Disco
Originated in NYC
Disco was not only a genre but a movement that liberated individuals. Disco songs were played in clubs on records instead of having a live band. Disco Music consists of uptempo rhythms and beats. Disco Music main Audience was African Americans, Latinos, and gay dancers.
Disco Music was accompanied by dances. Dances that were created during the disco era included , The Hustle, the funky chicken, the disco finger, and the robot dance.
Black People and DIsco
Disco had its roots in African American music. It comes from funk music and soul music. Disco was lead by Motown and Philadelphia International Disco. Black people captivated the club scene with their style and mystical music.