Some of the popular forms of entertainment for Americans at home during World War II were big band/swing music, musicals, movies (especially comedies and gangster films), and radio.
Christmas music has a rich and colorful history. Some of the most popular hymns sung during the Christmas season are Away in a Manger, Joy to the World, O Little Town of Bethlehem and Silent Night.
The music of Nigeria includes several kinds of Folk and popular music. Some of them are widely known, so it can be classified as in the World Music genre. Some popular examples are Femi Kuti, King Sunny Ad© and Prince Nico Mbarga.
There are millions of different types of music in the world. Some of the most popular categories, or genres, are Metal, Rock, Pop, Hip Hop, Jazz, and Rap.
Mozart [like Beethoven] is so popular it is said that some where in the world a piece of his music is always being played.
Pop Music arose from Jazz and Folk Music right after the phonograph became popular in the 1920's. But some people think that Stephen Foster's songs of the 1850's were the beginning of Pop Music. It probably first got popular in California, during the Gold Rush.
Some of the most popular music festivals around the world for jazz music lovers are the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, Montreux Jazz Festival and Copenhagen Jazz Festival. There is also the Monterey Jazz Festival and the TD Toronto Jazz Festival.
Israel Kamakawiwo'ole's medley of Somewhere Over the Rainbow and What a Wonderful World is one of the most licensed pieces of music in the world. In general, Hawaiian music is the most popular genre, but the instrument is making inroads throughout the world.
The Rolling Stone magazine has to be the most popular music-based magazine. Some other notable examples include XXL, Guitar World, and Guitar Player. Beyond these examples, there are many magazines dedicated to various genres of music.
Swing music and Jazz music were some types of music that were popular in 1930 to 1939. The blues were also a type of music then.
During World War 1 music was a big part in building support for the war effort on the home front. It also helped with solider moral as well as in all wars some music was to question the war and to call a stop to it. You will find that many songs that were created during this time are still sung today. Songs like, 'Over There' (1917), 'Keep the Home Fires Burning' (1919), and 'It's a Long Way to Tipperary' (1914).
There are many popular Jamaican music groups in Jamaica. Some of these popular Jamaican music groups are Rude Boys, Supersonics, Soul Vendors and Jets. They have great following from the Jamaican people.
it become famouse during age of pirates! pirates liked to jam out to some good old pop music back in the day. ARREEE MATEE!
Popular music, otherwise known as "pop music: in its origin is in fact not from some form of African form. It can be said that popular music has a string of influences that include jazz and the like, but not African music.
not very popular to kids but popular to some adults
There were many books that were popular during World War II. The list includes 'Battle Cry,' 'The Thin Red Line,' 'The Harvey Girls,' 'This Above All,' and 'A Bell for Adano.'
it is not the most popular music like some, but many teenagers listen to it, well emos anyway
Punk music is a very popular music type, being very popular since the 1980s. Some of the best known and most successful punk bands are Green Day, Rise Against and Blink-182
Some popular music was disco music and some of the popular songs were songs like Le Freak, I will survive, Staying Alive, YMCA and Funky Town.
The Messiah was his most popular, Zadok the Priest, and Music for The World of Fireworks is another.
Music blogs are all over the Internet. Spinner, Unicorn Booty, Pop Justice, and Audio Recording are some of the most popular music blogs on the Internet.
Some popular websites for streaming German music include Youtube, Grooveshark and so on. However, one of my favorites has to be Spotify. They have a wide variety of music from German Dubstep to Japanese K-Pop.
Now days with the internet there are many services available for music downloads some of the most popular options include Itunes, Amazon, Napster, Spotify, and Rhapsody.
Some popular soul music songs are Maybellene by Chuck Berry, What'd I Say by Ray Charles, Blueberry Hill by Fats Domino, and My Girl by The Temptations.