FUNKY MUISC

Funk music was created by James Brown. Funk started in the 1970s. Some of the elements of funk is four on the floor beats, fast tempo, and syncopated bass lines. Most of the songs are about love and dancing. The melody of funk music is easy to remember. Funk has a connection to black consciousness like black pride, Black Panther Party, and African Diaspora.   George Clinton is known to be the father of funk. Some well known songs by James Brown is Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag, Cold , Give Up the Funk, and Get on Up. Some funk artists are Earth, Wind, and Fire, Jimi Hendriz, The Isley Brothers, Rick James, Isaac Hayes, Chaka Khan, and Curtis Mayfield.

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Assata Gui'Chard

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R&B is the New Blues

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

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Kehlani

Assata Kehlani Ashley Parrish Kehlani was born was born on April 24, 1995. She was born in Oakland , California. She was raised and adopted

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Ragtime

Ragtime Era Ragtime was developed in St. Louis, Missouri. The Ragtime era lasted from 1896 to 1920. This time period was known as the Roaring

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A Review on Folk Music

Review on Folk Music by Assata Gui’Chard I read the article called Folk Music: The Beginning by Jordann Ford. This article was very informative and

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Jazz

Jazz Jazz originated in New Orleans, Louisiana from the 1920s to the present. This genre is a mix of ragtime and blues. There are many

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