Country Music

By; Jarykah Rios

American Popular Music

Country music started to be popular around the 1900's in preference the early hillbilly music. Country music is used to describe styles of genres. Country music came from England also from slave ships with african americans. When Dolly Parton had graduated from high school she wrote songs that were big hits. Dolly Parton had been creating pictures of her childhood and put that into her songs. In 1923 people were broadcasted all over the 550 states.

American Country Artists

Country Music had always been american popular music originally was in southern in the United States in the 1920's. In 1902 the Gibson company started more quality guitars and mandolins. Phillips recognized that Elvis Presley had something in him that no one else did.