Pop Music Muse 3/11/2022: Sweet, Sweet Soul

Soul music: a compelling, distinct, and dynamic kind of music very popular in the 1960s. Originating in the African American community throughout the United States, soul combines elements of rhythm and blues, gospel, and jazz. Ray Charles and Sam Cooke were two well-known pioneers, and another was Solomon Burke, who was central in bridging R&B and soul.

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