In Chapter 5 of The Songs of Black (Women) Folk: Music, Politics, and Everyday Living, Rasheedah Quiett Jenkins is determined to highlight the connections between several black
Folk music, in particular, invokes an emotional response from its listeners. The music shows itself to be raw at times and can often express emotions
Empathic Imagination: The foundation of Folk Music By Zahriyah Denson Folk music as a genre has a long standing history inside the
Black Liberation through Empathetic Liberation: Folk Music and Feminism by Kalila Farrakhan Folk music was a genre of music that was brought to the
Tracy Chapman I’ll always remember the first time I ever heard “Fast Car.” I was about ten years old. My grandma and I had just
This post is about how the Great Awakening led to the development of Negro Spirituals and the effects presented in Black Culture today.