Where did jazz music come from?

Answer Jazz, a uniquely American musical form, came about through the mixing of African, Creole and African-American traditions.African InfluenceAfrican drumming and dance traditions made their way to the... Read More »

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Will jazz sounds ever come back to hip hop music?

I hope so need some real artist to get on the track

Where did jazz music begin?

Jazz music originally started in New Orleans in the late 1800s, but recordings of the music did not begin until 1917. The development of jazz music comes from blues, ragtime and brass-band music.So... Read More »

Where did soul music come from?

Before Aretha Franklin topped the charts in the 1960s with the hit "I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You)," soul had been developing out of earlier black music styles throughout the country.Blue... Read More »

Where did the music for"Amazing Grace"come from?

John Newton wrote the lyrics to the famous hymn "Amazing Grace." The first stanzas were published in 1779. The origin of the melody is unknown, but many researchers think it was a traditional Ameri... Read More »