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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  ... More »

History of Country Music | English Club


A look at the vocabulary of country music through its history and people. With words, meanings and example sentences. Vocabulary for ESL learners and ...

A Brief History of Country Music - About.com


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 - America's Story from America's Library


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 - Shmoop


Country Music History Learning Guide. Country Music History analysis by PhD students from Stanford, Harvard, Berkeley.

country music | Britannica.com


Oct 5, 2007 ... The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. Last Updated: 10-5-2007 See Article History. Alternative Titles: country and western, hillbilly music.

The Roots Of Country Music - tribunedigital-chicagotribune


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 - Citelighter


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.

Peterson, 10 Things You Didn't Know about the Origins of Country ...


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 ...

A History of Country Music - Piero Scaruffi


(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 ...