Gabriana Simmons

Why I shouldn’t have to take the final Throughout this course during this semester, I have been able to gain a better understanding of the

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Techno from the Past

Origin and Influences Techno music (also known as underground dance music) originated in Detroit, Michigan in the late 1980s. Techno music came along with the

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Hip-Hop Evolution

Origin Hip Hop emerged in South Bronx, New York in 1970. While early Hip Hop was often dance music, the genre also picked up where

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Rhythm & Blues

Motown RecordsA look on one of the most famous record labelsClick Here Motown Records is an American record label that started in 1959. Motown was

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Old Vs. New Gospel

Gospel Gospel music is the form of African-American religious music. Gospel evolved in urban communities after the Great Migration of Blacks. Gospel has been around

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Black & Blues

The Blues originated in the Deep South of Mississippi Delta during the 1920s. The Blues became a staple for the black communities to express themselves

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History of Jazz

The Roaring 20’sA look back on the rise of JazzHistory of Jazz Origin and Influences Jazz first became big in New Orleans, Louisiana. The presence

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The Winans Brothers

The Story of The Winans BrothersA look back at the rise of the Quartet group: The Winans Introduction The Winans Brothers were a jubilee quartet

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The Rise of Negro Spirituals

The Rise of the Negro SpiritualsTaking a look back on the creation of Negro Spirituals Origin and Influences of Negro Spirituals Negro Spirituals derived from

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Folk Music

Folk MusicA look into the history of folk music Origin and Influences of Folk Music Folk music first became known when Africans were forcefully brought

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Why I shouldn't have to take the final

Throughout this course during this semester, I have been able to gain a better understanding of the history of black music. I have gained a lot of new information, which I was able to display my understanding in all my post. I feel that I should be exempt from the final because I was able to show what I learned through all my posts. I got all my post done and I showed up to class regularly.

Gabriana Simmons

Gabriana Simmons

History of Jazz

The Roaring 20’sA look back on the rise of JazzHistory of Jazz Origin and Influences Jazz first became big in New Orleans, Louisiana. The presence

Read More »

Black & Blues

The Blues originated in the Deep South of Mississippi Delta during the 1920s. The Blues became a staple for the black communities to express themselves

Read More »

Hip-Hop Evolution

Origin Hip Hop emerged in South Bronx, New York in 1970. While early Hip Hop was often dance music, the genre also picked up where

Read More »

Rhythm & Blues

Motown RecordsA look on one of the most famous record labelsClick Here Motown Records is an American record label that started in 1959. Motown was

Read More »

Folk Music

Folk MusicA look into the history of folk music Origin and Influences of Folk Music Folk music first became known when Africans were forcefully brought

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