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Hip-Hop
Lauren Smith

GOOD Music

GOOD Music About Good Music,  or Get Out Our Dreams, is a record label started in 2004 by American rapper Kanye West.  In 2015, West

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Funk
Jordan Peters

Let’s Get Funky

Funk and Its Beginnings Funk also referred to as party music emerged in the late 1960’s but didn’t become popular until the 70’s. It is

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artist biography
Jordann Ford

Frankie Lymon: 1954-1968

Origin Career Lymon was born on September 30, 1942 in Harlem, New York Lymon played under the genre American rock and roll/rhythm and blues.  He

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Jazz
Jordann Ford

LEE MORGAN: The Sidewinder

Origin Career Lee Morgan was born Edward Lee Morgan in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on July 10, 1938. Growing up, Morgan liked playing the vibraphone and saxophone

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Negro Spirituals
Jordann Ford

Negro SPIRITuals!

Origin Negro spirituals were songs that were a reflection of what black people were going through at the time. They started with slavery. Africans were

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djembe
Jordann Ford

FOLK MUSIC-The Beginning

What is folk music? African-American folk music was the first type of music created by African Americans. It was a combination of African elements and

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Billie Holiday
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Bob Marley
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Chance the Rapper
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Charlie Wilson
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Chuck Berry
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Curtis Mayfield
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Diana Ross
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Donald Glover
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Duke Ellington
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Eartha Kitt
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Ella Fitzgerald
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Etta James
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George Duke
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J.Cole
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Jay-Z
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Jessye Norman
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Jill Scott
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Jimi Hendrix
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