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History of Nigerian Music

The music of Nigeria includes many kinds of Folk and popular music, some of which are known worldwide. Styles of folk music are related to

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History of Country Music

 In 1910 ethnomusicologist John Lomax published "Cowboy Songs and Other Frontier Ballads" (that followed by two years the first known collection of cowboy songs), and

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List of Famous Opera Music

1. Der Ring des Nibelungen – Richard Wagner  2. Tristan Und Isolde – Richard Wagner  3. Don Giovanni – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  4. Otello –

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History of DRC-Congo Music

Colonial timesSince the colonial era, Kinshasa, Congo's capital, has been one of the great centers of musical innovation, ranking alongside Nairobi, Lagos, Johannesburg and Abidjan

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History of Ethiopia Music

The music of Ethiopia is extremely diverse, with each of Ethiopia's ethnic groups being associated with unique sounds. Some forms of traditional music are strongly

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History of South Africa Music

The 1920sMarabiIn the early twentieth century, governmental restrictions on blacks increased, including a nightly curfew which kept the night life in Johannesburg relatively small for

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History of Opera Music

Opera is one of the more popular and accesible forms of classical music. An opera is a theatrical presentation in which dramatic perfromances are set

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History of Algeria Music

Algerian music is virtually synonymous with raï among foreigners; the musical genre has achieved great popularity in France, Spain and other parts of Europe. For

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List of Famous Rock Music

1. Smoke On The Water - Deep Purple2. Another Brick In The Wall Part 2 - Pink Floyd3. Stairway To Heaven - Led Zeppelin4. Bohemian

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History of Angola Music

The music of Angola has been shaped both by wider musical trends and by the political history of the country. It has been described a

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History of Benin Music

Benin has played an important role in the African music scene, producing one of the biggest stars to come out of the continent in Angélique

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History of Botswana Music

Botswana is an African country made up of numerous ethnic groups, though the Batswana are the most numerous. Music is an omnipresent part of Botswana

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History Of Rock Music

Rock music, where did it all begin? Believe it or not a black man who played black music, originally founded rock music in the mid

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History of Burkina Faso Music

Burkina Faso is home to some 60 different ethnic groups, each with their own variety of folk music. The country has produced very little popular

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History of Burundi Music

Burundi is a Central African nation that is closely linked with Rwanda, geographically, historically and culturally. The drum such as the karyenda is one of

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History of Cameroon Music

The best-known Music of the Cameroon is makossa, a popular style that has gained fans across Africa, and its related dance craze bikutsi.The pirogue sailors

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History of Cape Verde Music

Cape Verde is known internationally for morna, a form of folk music usually sung in the Cape Verdean Creole, accompanied by clarinet, violin, guitar and

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History of Chad Music

Chad is an ethnically diverse Central African country. Each of its regions has its own unique varieties of music and dance. The Fulani people, for

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History of Ivory Coast Music

Traditional musicEach of the more than sixty ethnic groups of Ivory Coast has its own folk music traditions, most showing strong vocal polyphony (a common

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History of Gabon Music

Gabon is an African country whose musical output is little-known in comparison with regional giants like the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Cameroon. The

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History of Gambia Music

The Gambia is a West African country closely linked musically with its neighbor, Senegal. Griots, (also known as Jelis), a kind of hereditary praise-singer, are

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History of Guinea Music

Guinea is a West African nation, composed of several ethnic groups. Of these, the music of the Mandé has been particularly popular and internationally well-known,

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History of Guinea-Bissau Music

The music of Guinea-Bissau is usually associated with the polyrhythmic gumbe genre, the country's primary musical export. However, civil unrest and a small size have

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Liberia Music

The music of Liberia involves several different genres. Liberia is a West African country. Its musical heritage includes several important genres of pop derived from

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Madagascar Music

The highly diverse and distinctive music of Madagascar has been shaped by the musical traditions of Southeast Asia, Africa, Arabia, England, France and the United

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History of Libyan Music

Various kinds of Arab music are popular in Libya such as Andalusi music, locally known as Ma'luf, Chabi and Arab classical music.The Tuareg live in

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History of Mali Music

The Music of Mali is dominated by forms derived from the ancient Mande Empire. The Mande people make up most of the country's population, and

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History of Mauritania Music

The music of Mauritania comes predominantly from the country's largest ethnic group: the Moors. In Moorish society musicians occupy the lowest caste, iggawin. Musicians from

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History of Mauritius Music

The music of Mauritius is known for sega music, alongside the nearby Réunion island, though reggae, zouk, soukous and other genres are also popular. Sega

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History of Morocco Music

The music of Morocco ranges and differs according to the various areas of the country.Traditional music styles Berber folk musicThere are three varieties of Berber folk

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