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What city did rock and roll come from?

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joshuabagel

O don't know for sure, so I'll say
DETROIT ROCK CITY!!!

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In my mind, rock in roll began in Liverpool with the Beatles. They revolutionized rock to what we know it as.

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I agree 100% ! The Who and the Rolling Stones were also a big part of that era.
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What about Elvis?
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Rock and roll came from doowop
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Liverpool personally .

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Jerry Lee Lewis?

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Cross roads in Mississippi with the Blues.

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The name rock and roll originated in new york city

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Not true, Alan Frees is credited with naming it that and he was in Cleveland, OH.
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There was a guy in cleveland who had a radio show. He was doing a speacial brodcast in nyc. But this other guy got nad because his radio show has the same name as the guy in cleveland. He sued him, so he changed the name to the rock and roll show.
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You ever heard of Robert Johnson ?
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Im sure i have. Its such a generic name.
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Robert Johnson wrote Sweet Home Chicago, among other classics. He was a big influence for many rockers, including Eric Clapton and Keith Richards. He was a big name in the Delta Blues genre which is one of the influences for rock and roll, along with gospel and some of the old African rhythms.
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It started in the United States. It never would have happened without that influence. I don't think it started in one city.

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I would say Memphis, TN would be a good starting point.. Some people consider "Rocket 88" by Jackie Brenston to be the first true rock and roll song and it was recorded in Memphis. Then a few years later Elvis Presley came out of Memphis as well.

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Detroit & Memphis

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Cleveland Ohio

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I agree with Joshua and froggie.

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Liverpool

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Straight out Compton

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