Rock music is a genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the
United States in the 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the ... More »
Rock music history timeline, an online chronology of rock and roll with vintage
band photos, all the hit songs and albums in the first 50 years of rock & roll.
Charles F. McGovern, Associate Professor of American Studies and History,
College of William and Mary. The music we know as rock and roll emerged in the
The history of rock music isn't cut and dry. Many individuals debate who the first
rock singer was and what the first rock song was. However, it is known that the ...
’s origins can be traced back to the late 1940s, when the popular styles of the day, country and blues, morphed into a new sound aided by electric guitars and a steady drum beat. In the late ‘70s, as a response to what they perceived as pretentious “hippie” b... More »
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Chuck Berry invented rock and roll in 1955. He was a black man playing black
music. But times had changed: white kids were listening to rhythm and blues ...
Mar 29, 2014 ... And they're all rock songs and they're all from the early 2000s -- the point in rock
music where everything had been done already, but before ...
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1900-2000 | A History of Popular Music. TM, ®, Copyright © 2009 Piero Scaruffi.
This course, part 1 of a 2-course sequence, examines the history of rock, ... This
course covers the music of Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry, Phil Spector, Bob Dylan, ...