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The story of African American music / by Andrew Pina.

Pina, Andrew. (Author).
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Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library YA 780.89 P (Text) 39493108221344 Young Adult New Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781534560734 (library bound book)
  • Physical Description: 104 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Lucent Press, 2018.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 95) and index.
Summary, etc.: The influence of African Americans on music in the United States cannot be overstated. A large variety of musical genres owe their beginnings to black musicians. Jazz, rap, funk, R&B, and even techno have roots in African American culture. This volume chronicles the history of African American music, with spotlights on influential black musicians of the past and present. Historical and contemporary photographs, including primary sources, contribute to an in-depth look at this essential part of American musical history. Black-and-White Photographs, Detailed Table of Contents, Full-Color Photographs, Further Information Section, Index, Primary Sources, Sidebars, Timelines, Websites.
Subject: African Americans > Music > History and criticism > Young adult literature.
Popular music > United States > History and criticism > Young adult literature.
Popular music > History and criticism > Young adult literature.

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