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Unformatted text preview: White people making black music available to the public (pop music) - ex: little richard & pat boone - tutti frutti Elvis brought the most black music to white audiences - people thought that white people were moving down classes by listening to rock and roll - fulfills the definition of the success myth Sam Phillips - legendary producer - associated with Sun records - recorded a lot of black artists - point in time where you have regional record companies with music other than broadway - in 1955, Phillips sold Elvises recording contract to RCA for $35,000 because he needed the money...
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- Fall '10