Many peoples are more interested about and focusing on the classical music, blues, and country music, also jazz which from African Americans. The trend of American music still influences the people; however, the mainstream of the music has been changed. In nowadays world, the Korean pop music (K-pop) is getting famous and spread to the globe. K-pop including electronic music, hip-hop, R&B and more, that is under the term Korean Wave which also known as Hallyu that in Korean language. (Desideri, 2013) It became the latest trend that lets many peoples are paying attention and have the interest on Hallyu, especially the younger generation.
had the unique skill to merge genre’s together and form something that was entirely different and new for the generation, and which led to other generations to merge other genres. Presley’s inspiration of genres was greatly impacted by the African American culture; however, brought his country-side to his music, which is what gave his music his own creative sound. He was the first artist to basically merge black and white music together, and widening his fan base. Elvis Presley not only changed the way entertainers performed, he also changed the way it was marketed. Teenage fans were soon to be seen as important consumers of goods, who bought products like records, tickets to concerts, and movies.
Although this is relevant information, this article was geared toward readers who not only like to keep up on political news, but celebrity news. This is obvious because the article was centered around the fact that Justin Bieber, a famous pop
Lastly, there is vallenato son, which is similar to paseo but is in duple meter with a nostalgically and plaintive mood. Artist such as Jorge Celedon and Fanny Lu help spread vallenato both son and paseo through songs that became big hits internationally and gained attention from outside of Colombia. Their songs demonstrated cultural pride because similar to Carlos Vives, both artist heavily incorporate elements of vallenato into their works. Vallenato swept Colombia by its feet when it first was discovered and as time progressed through its successful commercialization, it’s spread across to other nations giving them each a taste of the Colombian
Just because this type of music (Los Brincos, Chica Ye Ye, etc.) is “simple” does not mean that popular music was any less meaningful or important to the development of social imaginaries. The development of even having popular music shows important strides in Spain developing its own unique and specific culture. Social imaginaries are not boxes for people to fit in neatly, but instead are multi-level Venn-diagrams that can look like a mess if you do not know how to properly analyze them. The 1960s were a time of great change for Spain, and through the medium of music young people were able to find their voices in the midst of political and social upheaval.
One of the consequences of World War I within American and Mexican music industry was prioritizing popular national music over other genres such as Tejano. However, this type of music had a new boom in post-war decades as a consequence of the improvement of socioeconomic opportunities. New music styles such as female-based duet and the orquesta tejana came up as well the re-emergence of conjunto music occurred. Guadalupe San Miguel Jr. discusses the significant role the businessmen Armando Marroquin and Paco Betancourt played promoting Tejano music. Their company Discos Ideal favored Tejano music was recorded by several local artists from Texas such as Valerio Longorio, Paulino Bernal, and Beto Villa among others.
The influence of hip hop music is abundant as it can be witnessed in films, clothing styles and the music industry. Hip Hop is considered as not just a form of music but a way of life. Although hip hop originated in America, most studies were done there, however because of its increasing popularity; a lot of studies are being done outside the context of the United States (Mitchell, 2001). The influence of this genre spread globally across continents thus its influence is being studied specifically on South African adolescents and it bids fascinating insights into the way that the youth place themselves in relation to the rest of the world and within the bounds of the nation. Purpose of the study • The overall purpose of this study is to scrutinize the influence of Hip Hop music on the adolescents of South
A Look at Societal Benefits of Intertwining Folkloric Songs with Modern Genres through Musical Analysis of ‘Nene Moj’, a Piece by Contemporary Jazz Artist Elina Duni. Jazz, the wonderful genre that has always been associated with political and social equality. Sometimes seen as chaotic, sometimes as the representation of raw freedom of expression, it is undeniable that Jazz has influenced artists and musical styles around the world for decades. In Europe, the genre underwent major development in the 1920s that continued through the ‘90s, and although it is not as widespread today, it has managed to retain a strong audience of all ages (Zebrowsky, Jazz in the United States and Europe). I was interested to learn more, and in the process, I stumbled
To understand the complexity and influence of Kanye West, one must grasp the context of the music industry at his arrival. Hip hop has become one of the most popular forms of music of the 21st century. Unfortunately, rapping was not always considered this beloved genre of music like it is today. In the 80s and 90s, hip hop had an extremely ardent fan base because many critics considered the genre as “gangsta” or “hood” music. This criticism emerged, “with the mainstream success of gangsta rap, where drugs, violence, and misogyny became more prominent” (Holly).
Making this genre a base for the up keep of the Latino Cultures. The main sub genres of Latino Music do play an amazing part in expanding the Latino community. Reggaeton, Salsa, Bachata, Samba and Tango originating from different regions of Latin America but contributing to the one and only Latino Community on a global level. These sub genres have been divided because of different customs and origins but in the end come together. Unifying an ethnicity:
Throughout the years, pop culture has imposed a large amount of trends and shaped the lifestyle of its closer followers. It has achieved this impact because people have always been in contact with the different pop culture expressions and they often enjoy this type of entertainment. Moreover, according to Gerald Graff in his article “Hidden Intellectualism” pop culture or how he calls it “being a street smart” goes beyond entertainment and it is another type of intellectualism. Although pop culture can somehow promote critical thinking, its advantages in the long run should not be overestimated nor should the school knowledge be undermined. With regard to critical thinking, it is intriguing how pop culture; as vague as it may sound, has actual benefits to individuals and general culture.
In addition to economic prosperity and hero’s creating a bigger sense of optimism, the American people still had a thirst for entertainment. Movies and plays were becoming a new sensation as it allowed people to escape the realities of their live, giving them a notion of freedom. Some of the first movies to ever primer was Walt Disney’s Steamboat Willie and the film, The Jazz Singer. The attendance to films was uncountable during the 1920’s. However, filmmakers were not the only ones receiving attention.
Both of the story ‘Stones’ and ‘the musical arts’ has similarities and differences in an appreciation for the past influences the narrator. They are same in They are difference in the way to get appreciation. In the story ‘the musical arts’ the writer wrote: ‘Native hip hop is a reality new development in the long line of diverse forms that have graced hip hop’s evolution.’ [page1, paragarph3] this paragraph shows that the hip hop was very famous at that time. Because it is famous and hard to listen to which is a kind of new type of music so that it made people felt inserted about it. Especially the popular singers and fashion people.
Maxwell is a significant figure when it comes to drawing attention to the Neo-Soul project in the '90s. The R&B balladeer was inspired by Marvin Gaye, Prince and Stevie Wonder. Singer Maxwell has recorded hits that are still highly popular and have earned tremendous reviews. He seems to have this magical stage presence that is unmatched. Because of this, Maxwell is looked upon as being different from most contemporary performers.
Overall where the album truly stands out is in Kanye West 's production work, and his ability to bring many different elements together is new and refreshing from the stage of gangsta that hip hop was in before. While it may not be his best album ever especially with his later albums such as “808s and Heartbreak” (2008), “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” (2010), and “Yeezus” (2013). It by far paved the way for more hip hop artists to expand their horizons into less traditional genres and experiment with new