1) discribed the birth of the blues and compare and contrast with the birth of jazz in New Orleans.
Describe how the drug culture and the Vietnam conflict of the late 60s and the 70s influenced the development of rock music
Describe the role of music in early American life. How was it different than it is today?
escribe the uniquely American characteristics of country music and list the typical topics that Country music most often addresses
Describe the huge appeal of hip hop, and write a hypothesis that explains why this music has become so popular world-wide