Music of the United States
The music of the United States reflects the country's multi-ethnic population through a diverse array of styles. Rock and roll, blues, country, rhythm and blues, jazz, pop, techno, and hip hop are among the country's most internationally-renowned genres. The United States has the world's largest music industry and its music is heard around the world. Since the beginning of the 20th century, some forms of American popular music have gained a near global audience.
Styles of American Music
? ? ? ? ? ? Jazz R&B Rock Hip hop/ rap Pop Country music
? Jazz is a style of music that originated ? at the beginning of the 20th century in African American communities in the Southern United States from a confluence of African and European music traditions.
? From its early development until the present, jazz has incorporated music from 19th and 20th century American popular music.
Elements of Jazz
? Jazz is very hard to describe because there are now many different styles of jazz. ? Common instruments used in Jazz music are trumpet, piano, and saxophone ? Improvisation is a key element. Scatsinging is also common
R&B Rhythm and Blues is full of translation "R&B," (R&B), today, R&B music has become the pronoun of black popular, although it is more of a kind of difference in Rap (Rap), Soul (there), Urban song (music by the situation) types of special audience and record circles mentioned.
the most outstanding singer, songwriter and producer,
be very good at music rap music, R&B and soul 1990s album sales of the best male singer.
The best soul/R&B singer
最佳灵魂乐/R&B女歌手 Grammy 格莱美音乐大奖 R&B singer global sales of the best 全球销量最佳 R&B女歌手
Rock&roll music is a kind of type, originated in the 1940s and 1950s end of early American pop, quickly became popular in the world. Rock with its flexible bold expression and passion music rhythm expression of emotion, is loved the young people around the world. 摇滚是一种音乐类型，起源于1940 年代末期的美国，1950年代早期开始流 行，迅速风靡全球。摇滚乐以其灵活大 胆的表现形式和富有激情的音乐节奏表 达情感，受到了全世界年轻人的喜爱。
Bill Haley was called the father of rock, founder of the rock. Bill Haley 被称之为摇滚乐 之父，也是摇滚 乐的创始人。
Elvis Aron Presley
Recommend repertoire 推荐曲目
Burning Love Way Down
Hip Hop 嘻哈 说唱
20 years ago - the American street began a black culture,
Hip hop - four cultures includes , rhythm(rhyme expression to speak), playing dancing street,and crow turntable skill art.
rap is just a kind of hip hop culture
The four elements of hip-hop
? Gra'ffiti Art
? Break dancing
Real Name（本名） Shawn Corey Carter American hip-hop music artist, entrepre'neur. In April 2008 with Beyonce marriage. Most NBA players are listening to songs of JAY – Z Received fourteen Grammy Awards for his musical work,. Rank as one of the greatest rappers all-time
Pop music, often called simply pop, Not refer specifically to a single genre or sound, a its meaning is different depending on the time and place. Within popular music, Stylistic traits such as a danceable rhythm or beat, simple melodies and a repeating structure. Pop songs lyrics are often emotional, relating to love or dancing.
A kind of contemporary pop music,
Originated in the southern United States and Appalachia mountains.
Rooted in the 1920s,
Integrating the traditional folk music, Gospel music music , classical music,and Celtic music. 。
Melody very smooth , beautiful, structure simple.
Country Music Instruments
? Common instruments used in country music include the fiddle (violin), banjo, and slide-guitar.
——Country music's father
Influence is huge,
Most of his career in the U.S. weakest economy Focusing on the performance of the poorest regions,
"in his heyday, having not bounteous villagers come in grocery store and buy some necessities , all will have another of his latest album,"
"the village well sing guy",
American country music female artist, will use acoustic guitar, piano.
Taylor Alison Swift
Favorite Female Country Artist
Best New Artist
Canadian country pop singersongwriter
"The Queen of Count Pop
won five Grammy Awards and 27 BMI Songwriter awards