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Origins of rock and roll

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Rock and roll emerged as a defined musical style in the United States in the early to mid-1950s. It derived most directly from the rhythm and blues music of the ...

Rock - America's Music

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The music we know as rock and roll emerged in the mid 1950s, although its advent had been on the horizon for at least a decade. A quarter of the American ...

America Rocks and Rolls [ushistory.org]

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Because rock and roll originated among the lower classes and a segregated ethnic group, many middle-class whites thought it was tasteless. Rock and roll ...

The Roots and Definition of Rock and Roll | The Rock and Roll Hall ...

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Oct 18, 2013 ... How do you define rock and roll? Each year, with the announcement of the next class of nominees for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of ...

Where the Term “Rock and Roll” Came From - Today I Found Out

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Oct 5, 2010 ... Another early reference to the term “rock and roll” was a 1935 J. Russel ... The word “rock” is thought to have Celtic origins and comes to us ...

rock music Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Essentially hybrid in origin, rock music includes elements of several black and ... These British bands instigated a return to the blues orientation of rock 'n' roll, ...

The History of Rock and Roll

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Examines the golden decade 1954 through 1963. Comprehensive coverage of many styles, from soul and rock to girl groups and hot rod music. Includes record  ...

1948 and the Birth of Rock and Roll Music | Britannica Blog

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Jan 22, 2008 ... When was rock and roll born? ... that so profound a cultural influence, for better or worse, as rock and roll should have such murky origins.

The origin of rock and roll - Tysto commentaries

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May 30, 2009 ... What was the origin of rock and roll? Scholars (and by scholars I mean stoner music majors) have debated it for centuries, at least as far back ...

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Dec 3, 2011 ... Search rnrvidz for all parts of Rock n Roll history. ... Rock and roll is an american rythm as jazz, blues and soul. Born and raised among the ...
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rock music: Origins of Rock - Infoplease

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Origins of Rock Essentially hybrid in origin, rock music includes elements of several ... Emerging in 1954–55, rock music was initially referred to as "rock 'n' roll.

Rock and Rolls Origin and Name | Internet Radio Blog About ...

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The term 'rock and roll' is now so familiar to us that few ask where it got its origins and how the name came about. While there are many theories on the ...

Where Did Rock 'n' Roll Come From? - VOA

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Sep 18, 2013 ... For nearly 50 years, rock 'n' roll was the most popular music in ... And what about the other origin story for rock - that it came from rhythm and ...