1960's Music of
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R&B / Soul Genre
This would be the breakoff of Jazz at this time. It was the natural progression of where Jazz music led to. It would lead to Disco music in the next decade and be the root of modern R&B music for today.
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Dianne Ross and the Supremes
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Rock 'n' Roll Genre
The last in this genre before it phased out altogether into the different forms of R&B and Rock music.
Hank Williams Jr.
This genre began developing as it's own genre during this time as a breakoff from Rock n' Roll. It simultaneously took on the characteristics of many other types of music as well. That's why you see. Blues/Rock, Southern/Rock, etc. There are definitely hybrids.
Creedance Clearwater Revival
The Beach Boys
also known as the British Invasion and America's response to it
The Rolling Stones