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Origins of rock and roll

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For the TV program, see History of Rock 'n' Roll (TV series) · Rock and roll emerged as a defined musical style in the United States in the early to mid-1950s .

Rock - America's Music

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The History of Rock n' Roll: Episode 6, Plugging In ... The music we know as rock and roll emerged in the mid 1950s, although its advent had been on the ...

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 ... There are some common stories about where rock 'n' roll came from, but a ... And what about the other origin story for rock - that it came from ...

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 ...

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Dec 3, 2011 ... Search rnrvidz for all parts of Rock n Roll history. ... We can credit blacks for the origin of rock music... but what about for making it as popular as ...

Who Really Invented Rock 'n' Roll - The New York Sun

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Sep 21, 2004 ... Little Richard once said, "The blues had an illegitimate baby and we named it rock 'n' roll." This is a fair and clever summary of what happened ...

Rock Music Timeline - 50 years of rock & roll history with photos.

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Rock music history timeline, an online chronology of rock and roll with vintage ... L to R: '50's rock n' roll pioneers The Everly Brothers, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, ...

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 ...

Variety Claims Rock 'N' Roll Was Invented by Elvis but Gets a ...

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Jul 7, 2014 ... How Elvis invented rock 'n' roll 60 years ago: http://t.co/RHWHziF8Ai ... Having researched the topic of Elvis Presley and the origins of rock ...

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rock music: Origins of Rock - Infoplease

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Emerging in 1954–55, rock music was initially referred to as "rock 'n' roll." After 1964 it was simply called "rock music." The change in terminology indicates both  ...

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

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

The History of Rock and Roll

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Rock-and-Roll (räk'n roll') n. first so used (1951) by Alan Freed, Cleveland disc jockey, taken from the song "My Baby Rocks Me with a Steady Roll". The use of ...