Iconic moments in music history.
The Wheel of History
The Wheel of History The wheel of history keeps rolling forward, and Xixi drives the car of the Sun God through the sky day after day. With the sun and the moon revolving, spring, summer, autumn, and winter, mankind has taken a big step into the door of the 21st century, in this new century, people's thinking is also in the new generation, everything speaks of beauty, everything speaks of cool to become people's fashion action, then, in the end, what is cool? Some people may say, it's too simple, with random dyed hair, speaking fluent Mandarin, wearing bright shiny earrings, wearing fashionable strange clothes, carrying a delicate and cute small bag, holding a brand-name cell phone listening to Jay Chou's songs, because of personality, deliberately cut a few small holes in the pants, this is cool. As time jumps, pop culture gradually floods the whole society.
Jamaican Reggae and Dancehall Music
Recently, a woman from overseas made a video that has gone viral speaking on the changes in Jamaican reggae and dancehall music which in her opinion have lost their real intentions since the music has gotten more derogatory and is showing the Jamaican artistes and people in a different light. Yes, the music has changed due to the new generation of reggae and dancehall artistes who are slowly shoving the veterans of the genre out. I will not deny that some derogatory lyrics have always been in the music then, but it was not overly prominent, and only implied in a form where it was able to play on the radio without causing a stir.
True Story Behind the Song “The Lion Sleeps Tonight”
Historic stories wrap around my experience with the song “The Lion Sleeps Tonight.” In 1994, I was the manager of the first American musician to be invited to tour the new post-apartheid South Africa.
The 25 Best Songs About America
Patriotism is visible in various forms. Not just waving a flag or putting one's hand over heart. But through protest and trying to bring about change and fighting for the rights that are bestowed upon us as American citizens. Music, over all genres, has touched on all that. Some of the most "American" songs are the ones that take a shot at our great land — because that's our right. Here's a look some of the best songs that truly encapsulate what being an American is about or why our country is worth celebrating.
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Band Mate Members Who Sadly Tragically Passed Away
They were in the most popular bands until they were taken away far too soon. In this list of "Band Mate Members Who Sadly Tragically Passed Away", you see will see former band mates that were in a pop boy band, girl groups, family bands, rock and roll bands, hip hop groups, and lead singer of the bands who sadly unexpectedly passed away. These are the band mates who are no longer here.
Mississippi Goddam , To be Young Gifted and Black,Four Women, and FeelingGood. I am sure that we all have heard these songs at some part of our lives. For generations, these songs have been a part of our lexicon. We have seen movies made about her, newer artist have sampled her works not truly understanding the deeper meanings behind the songs that fueled the 60's and the 70's.
The History of Rock&Roll
Rock music has its roots in the rock and roll of the '50s. It first appeared by combining country music with blues. Later, rhythm and blues elements were added. Subgenres appeared from the beginning, but since the 70's these subgenres have multiplied and especially differentiated a lot. This is how the genres of punk, heavy metal, alternative rock and others appeared, which in turn gave birth to subgenres.
Music - as is well known - does not actually exist. Until the 1800's, the smallest divisible unit of music was thought to be the note. The emergence of newly discovered radioactive isotopes, however, led scientists to the famous 'splitting the note' experiments, which opened up whole new vistas of musical research. It is now known that there are many, many units of music smaller than the note*. Still, the fact remains: music does not exist.
The History of Hip-Hop Music
Old School rap (1970-1986) Old school rap is considered the first hip hop music style released at NY block parties in the late '70s and early' 80s. Kool Herc and Grandmaster Flash who created the right songs for those who wanted to put their lyrics on the beat, the MCs, today's rappers. The old school era is over when Run DMC's "Raising Hell" a certain success that causes the beginning of a new Hip Hop decade called the "Golden Age".
Philadelphia International Records at 50
PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL RECORDS- 5O YEARS ON One of the most influential black music labels in history, has been in existence for half a century and though in recent years, it has become nothing more than a heritage logo for re-issues and compilations, it signified the direction that R &B music was swiftly taking, giving centre stage to artists that stood for a decade or so on the periphery of commercial breakthrough, newcomers that had something to say and making music fans fall in love with its trademarked smoothy, creamy yet soulful sounds.
Elvis Presley Life and Music
Elvis Presley will forever be known as simply, “The King,” to his legions of fans. His title is not only acknowledged by his fans, but by the broader public as well, as Presley must be recognized as the figure most responsible for the popularization of rock and roll music.