Country music - Wikipedia
Country music is a genre of United States popular music that originated in the
southern United States in the 1920s. It takes its roots from the southeastern genre
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A look at the vocabulary of country music through its history and people. With
words, meanings and example sentences. Vocabulary for ESL learners and ...
The history of country music has witnessed the genre progress from a small
regional sub-genre to the massive powerhouse country music is today.
Birthplace of Country Music A Local Legacy Where was country music born? ...
that the U.S. Congress recognized Bristol's contribution to music history. In 1998
Country Music History Learning Guide. Country Music History analysis by PhD
students from Stanford, Harvard, Berkeley.
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History. Alternative Titles: country and western, hillbilly music.
Sep 16, 1998 ... ... DeFord Bailey stepped up to the microphone during a country music radio ...
Unfortunately, history has distorted these facts to make people ...
History of Country Music. Country music is genre of American popular music that
originated in the agrarian regions of the Southern United States in the 1920s.
Jimmie Rodgers, the "Father of Country Music," didn't think he was the father of
anything but three daughters. When "discovered" by Ralph Peer of RCA he was ...
(These are excerpts from my book "A History of Popular Music") ... Country music
was a federation of styles, rather than a monolithic style. Its origins were lost in ...