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Categories: Radio formats, 20th-century music genres, American styles of music, Jazz terminology, African-American history
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blues
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A type of folksong that originated among Black Americans at the beginning of the 20th century; has a melancholy sound from repeated use of blue notes WordNet 3.0
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A type of folksong that originated among Black Americans at the beginning of the 20th century; has a melancholy sound from repeated use of blue notes WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Blues is a music genre and musical form which was originated in the Deep South of the United States around the 1860s by African-Americans from roots in African musical traditions, African-American work songs, and spirituals. Wikipedia
Musical form and a music genre Wikidata
A musical form, African-American in origin, generally featuring an eight-bar or twelve-bar structure and using the blues scale. OmegaWiki
A musical form, African-American in origin, generally featuring an eight-bar or twelve-bar blues structure and using the blues scale. Wiktionary
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Many great blues musicians came from the Mississippi Delta region. Wiktionary
A large portion of modern popular music is influenced by the blues. Wiktionary