Who started rock&roll music?

Answer No one person invented rock & roll music, according to Jack Newfield in a September 2004 article for "The New York Sun." Rock & roll music began through the amalgamation of black and white musical ... Read More »

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How Rap Music Got Started?

Rap music is one of the most popular forms of music. Though today much of rap music is made on major labels and its artists are highly paid superstars, rap comes from very humble origins, developin... Read More »

Who started r&b music?

Jerry Wexler, a music writer for Billboard magazine, first used the term "R&B" in 1949 to replace the term "Race Records," which was used to describe music created by African-American artists. R&B ... Read More »

Who started reggae music?

According to a May 1996 article by Phil Johnson for The Independent, Jamaican musician Ernest Ranglin is the self-proclaimed inventor of reggae. Ranglin, along with producer Lee "Scratch" Perry, sl... Read More »

Who started gospel music?

The founder of Gospel music is considered to be Thomas A. Dorsey, who began his musical career as a blues pianist in Chicago but soon developed a love for religious music after his wife and child d... Read More »