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 20s. Ragtime later transformed into Jazz. This genre of music was known for piano playing. The left hand was known for the easy piano notes. The right hand was known for syncopation which also known for swag. Pianos was the most used instrument in Ragtime. Black people were able to express themselves through playing the piano. Some well known artists in Ragtime are Scott Joplin, Eubie Blake, James P. Johnson, and James Scott. Some well known songs are Carolina Shout, Frog Legs Rag, Maple Leaf Rag, and many more.

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Assata Gui'Chard

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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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Techno

Techno music was influenced by disco music. A fun fact is that techno music is short for technology music. This genre originated in Detroit, Michigan

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Disco

DISCO FUN IN THE 70s Disco originated in New York City and Philadelphia in the 1970s. Disco music is a combination of multiple genres like

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Hip Hop

Hip Hop Movement Hip Hop was created by African Americans, Latinos, and Caribbean Americans. This genre originated in the Bronx, New York during the 1970s

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G o s p e l

Gospel Music Gospel is different because it talks about God in the lyrics. That’s that only reason why it can be in the music genre.

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