Blues

Blues Scholarship

Blues

Genre Blues by Nia Webb “The Blues are the true facts of life expressed in words and song, inspiration, feeling, and understanding.” (Willie Dixon) Blues

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R&B is the New Blues

Rhythm and Blues is the New Blues by Assata Gui’Chard R& B is the the new blues because my generation grew up on R&B. The

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Blues

Blues(1930-1940s) Blues came from Negro Spirituals and Folk music. This genre can be considered another step away from spiritual  music to secular music. The genre was

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Blues

Women In Blues

Women in blues, specifically black women were prominent figures. They rose above the cards they were dealt with.Black women faced oppression, misogyny,  racism, and poverty.

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Blues: Women in Blues

Women in Blues ………..In history, women never got the credit they deserve for the impacts they had on everything. However, without women, somethings would not

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What About the Blues?

Originally blues came from the genre of folk music. The blues revival came during the 1960’s when popular African American musicians became more relevant in

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Blues

The blue Behind the Blues Blues was so popular because it was relatable to all people, because everyone experienced sadness in one form or another.

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