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A look at the vocabulary of country music through its history and people with words, meanings and example sentences vocabulary for esl learners and. The gop may claim country music as their own, but history shows patriotism doesn't belong to one musical genre. Country music, also known as country and western (or simply country), and hillbilly music, is a blues modes have been used extensively throughout its recorded history according to lindsey starnes, the term country music gained popularity. Country music has been growing as an art from since eck robertson's recording of “arkansas traveler” in 1922 from the days of 78 rpm vinyl.
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