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Music evolution

  • Jazz music

    Jazz music
    Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, with its roots in blues and ragtimes
  • Rock

    Rock
    Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the late 1940s and early 1950s, developing into a range of different styles in the mid-1960s and later, particularly in the United States and the United Kingdom.
  • Pop

    Pop
    The genre is distinguished from chart music. Identifying factors usually include repeated choruses and hooks, short to medium-length songs written in a basic format (often the verse-chorus structure), and rhythms or tempos that can be easily danced to
  • Heavy Metal

    Heavy Metal
    Heavy metal is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom and the United States. With roots in blues rock, psychedelic rock, and acid rock, heavy metal bands developed a thick, massive sound, characterized by distortion, extended guitar solos, emphatic beats, and loudness.
  • Alternative rock

    Alternative rock
    "Alternative" refers to the genre's distinction from mainstream or commercial rock or pop music.
  • Hip hop

    Hip hop
    Is a culture and art movement that was created by African Americans, Latino Americans and Caribbean Americans in the Bronx, New York City. Hip hop is characterized by four key elements: "rapping", a rhythmic vocal rhyming style, which is the practice of making music with record players and DJ mixers
  • Sync-pop

    Sync-pop
    Is a subgenre of new wave music that first became prominent in the late 1970s and features the synthesizer as the dominant musical instrument.
  • Grunge

    Grunge
    Is an alternative rock genre and subculture. Grunge fuses elements of punk rock and heavy metal, but without punk's structure and speed
  • Rap Metal

    Rap Metal
    Rap metal is a subgenre of rap rock and alternative metal music which combines hip hop with heavy metal. It usually consists of heavy metal guitar riffs, funk metal elements, rapped vocals and sometimes turntables.
  • Teen pop

    Teen pop
    Is a subgenre of pop music that is created, marketed and oriented towards preteens and teenagers. Teen pop incorporates different subgenres of pop music, as well as R&B, dance, electronic, hip hop and rock, while the music of girl groups, boy bands, is sometimes referred to as pure pop. Typical characteristics of teen pop music include autotuned vocals, choreographed dancing, emphasis on visual appeal.