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The music of the United States reflects the country's pluri-ethnic population through a diverse array of styles. It is a mixture of music influenced by West African, Irish, Scottish and mainland European cultures among others. The country's most internationally renowned genres are jazz, blues, country, ..... European classical music is rooted in the traditions of European art, ...

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Music is an art form and cultural activity whose medium is sound organized in time. General definitions of music include ...

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Apr 5, 2019 ... Music News ... When an artist finds their song climbing up the Billboard charts for the ... 2018 and it quickly gained popularity on the social media app TikTok. "Old Town Road" blends genres of country and trap and in March, ...

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Remember when Keith Urban took Loretta Lynn to the 2005 CMT Music Awards? Or when Justin Bieber won his first belt buckle with Rascal Flatts in 2011?

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Apr 5, 2019 ... Billboard's decision to drop the song from Hot Country Songs prompted a debate about race and country music itself. White Nashville artists ...

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Apr 11, 2019 ... It's a genre-hybrid exercise — a hip-hop song with country-themed subject matter , ... So when an artist like Lil Nas X — who is black, and raps, and is from .... a media environment that relies heavily on radio (with programmers who can .... news. home page · world · U.S. · politics · New York · business · tech ...

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View Media Page ... Country music, also called country and western, style of American popular music that originated in rural areas of the South and West in the ...

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Jan 24, 2019 ... The death of traditional country music may have been overstated. These 23 modern country singers are proving there is still allegiance to a less ...

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