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Rock and Roll is a form of popular music that emerged in America in the 1950s. It combines elements of [[boogie woogie]] jazz and [[rythym and blues]], and is often influenced by traditional [[folk music]] and [[blues music|blues]]. Important early influential performers/bands include: *[[The Beatles]] *[[Chuck Berry]] *[[The Doors]] *[[Bob Dylan]] *[[Carl Perkins]] *[[Elvis Presley]] *[[Little Richard]] *[[Velvet Underground|The Velvet Underground]] Other individual artists who have or deserve entries: *[[Catatonia]] *[[Metallica]] *[[Minor Threat]] *[[NirvanaBand|Nirvana]] Subcategories with or deserving of entries: *[[Disco music]] *[[Funk music]] *[[Grunge Music]] *[[Heavy metal music]] ** [[Speed metal music]] ** [[Death metal music]] * [[Psychedelic music]]