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Music Genres outlines the most popular styles and forms of music, from hip-hop, jazz and even Grand Ole Opry country. Yee-haw.

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How Jazz Works

Dixieland ... swing ... bebop ... acid jazz ... hard bop ... fusion -- we call them all "jazz" -- but why? What is it that makes jazz "jazz"?


How to Sharpen Your Music Listening Skills

Would you like to know how to sharpen your music listening skills so that you listen to music rather than just hear it? This article shows you how to sharpen your music listening skills. See more »

How Hip-hop Works

How Hip-hop Works

Hip-hop is a cultural movement that includes rap music, graffiti, fashion and dance. Learn about hip-hop in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Jazz Works

How Jazz Works

Jazz is often referred to as 'Americas Classical Music.' Find out where jazz music was created and learn about the culture associated with jazz. See more »

14 Notable Grand Ole Opry Performers

14 Notable Grand Ole Opry Performers

The Grand Ole Opry made Nashville the country music capital of the world. See our list of 14 notable Grand Ole Opry performers, including Johnny Cash. See more »