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Melanated music and culture: Rhythm and Blues (R&B)

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Whatever happened to real r&b, which was once hearld as the epitome of black music. "Rhythm and blues" the genre that produced countless classic,timeless and soul sounds. Writer and producer Robert Palmer defined rhythm & blues as "a catchall term referring to any music that was made by and for black Americans". He has used the term "R&B" as a synonym for jump blues. Join your hosts Jeremy and Shelette tonight 8pm(est) as they discuss 'Real R&B"