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12-rhythm-and-blues-upload - and Blues (R & B) gr adual...

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m gr adual l y r epl aces “r ace musi c” Musi c per f or med by Af r i can Amer i can ar t i st s and mar ket ed ( pr i mar i l y) t o Af r i can Amer i can consum 1949: t er m adopt ed by Bi l l boar d magazi ne si m i l ar t o how count r y r epl aced hi l l bi l l y t her n bl ack, r ur al musi cal t r adi t i ons shaped by t he xper i ence of ur ban m i gr at i on ( Chi cago, Det r oi t , et c. ) g cl ass wor l d vi ew
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Encapsul at es a var i et y of post - war st yl es • Bl ues cr ooner s ( e. g. Char l es Br own) • Gospel - i nf l uenced vocal har mony gr oups • Swi ng- i nf l uenced “j ump bl ues” • Ur ban bl ues • and mor e
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Af r i can- Amer i can m i gr at i on t o ci t i es i n Nor t h + West Gr owi ng pr esence of Bl ack Musi c on t he Radi o Ruf us Thomas Ear l y 1950’ s DJ i n Memphi s J ukebox Cul t ur e Anot her way t o spr ead musi c. Publ i c ent er t ai nment I ndependent Recor d Label s • appeal t o mar gi nal i zed mar ket s i gnor ed by maj or l ab
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I ndependent Recor d Label s • appeal t o mar gi nal i zed mar ket s i gnor ed by maj or l ab ( 400+ l abel s of al l t ypes i n post - war er a) i n 1951, mor e t han 100 R&B l abel s
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mp Blues Commer ci al l y successf ul R&B subgenr e Har d- swi ngi ng dance band Smal l combos ( l i ke a par ed down swi ng band) Or i ent ed ar ound t he bl ues and boogi e- woogi e st yl e boogi e woogi e : swi ngi ng, upt empo, bl ues- based pi ano st yl
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This note was uploaded on 01/23/2012 for the course MUSICOL 123 taught by Professor Garret during the Fall '11 term at University of Michigan.

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