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This article includes an overview of the events and trends in popular music in the 1960s. In North America and Europe the decade was particularly revolutionary in ... In South America, genres such as bossa nova, Nueva canción and Nueva ola ..... Latin Rock artist Carlos Santana sees popularity throughout the decade.

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Popular music of the United States in the 1960s became innately tied up into causes, opposing ... This stemmed from a revival of hillbilly music early in the decade, and drew on ... Singer-songwriters like Bob Dylan and Joan Baez broke new ground in lyrical approach and personal style in composition, setting the stage for ...

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Music History from the 1920s to today, Hits from each decade, including Jazz ... History of modern music including Styles, Groups And Artists including most .... Popular Songs and Artists From The 1960's 1960: The Twist - Chubby Checker, It's ...

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Music Styles, Bands And Artists during the 1960's .... The lyrics were often strange and made reference to drugs and bands would often use instruments that  ...

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Feb 3, 2017 ... Yet it is the edgy but lyrical quality of some of its music that prompts me ... and refresh your memories of some of the greatest artists of the era. .... The defining music of the 1960s was truly varied in terms of genre and and style.

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Aug 23, 1990 ... In 1960, the music of Frankie Avalon, Paul Anka, Connie Francis and ... The new generation had not yet found a style or a standard-bearer ... 100 Greatest Artists of All Time: The Beatles .... This brand of experimentation would gradually affect not only the Beatles' musical and lyrical perspectives but also the ...

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Apr 19, 1990 ... Music, Film, TV and Political News Coverage. ... As far as Fats Domino was concerned, rock & roll was simply a new marketing strategy for the style of music he ... There was no clear precedent in R&B for an artist like Chuck Berry, who .... vividly economical lyrics of teenage tribulations and triumphs; Little ...

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Find out more about the music of the 1960s including ska, reggae and ... It is a style of American music combining jazz and blues, which emerged in ... Their songs were short and punchy with thought-provoking lyrics and elements of music hall. ... Foreign Languages · Moving Image Arts (CCEA) · Music · Physical Education ...

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Aug 18, 2006 ... It was the decade of Dylan and Aretha, the Beach Boys and the Beatles, ... dominant—when entire new genres seemed to bubble up every few months. The '60s marked a time when pop music became more than a teenage fad ... In an effort to highlight less iconic artists and properly showcase the variety of ...