Rhythm and Blues Hall of Fame

R&B HOF Detroit, MI

HOF Feature

A Tour Through Detroit’...

RB-Music-Hall-of-Fame-e1368824925178Hitsville, U.S.A. Techno, rock, punk, jazz, and hip hop -- the pantheon of 20th century music has representatives from Detroit in every genre. And then there's soul music, the genre that made Detroit synonymous with its most famous label, Motown Records. The musical legacy of Motown has its roots in the Great Migration of the early 20th century, when millions of African Americans made their way to industrial cities like Detroit in search of opportunity. Theatres, bars, Read More...

  • Rhythm & Blues

    Rhythm and blues, often abbreviated to R&B and RnB, is a genre of popular African-American music that originated in the 1940’s. The term was originally used by record companies to describe recordings marketed predominantly to urban African Americans, at a time when “urbane, rocking, jazz based music with a heavy, insistent beat” was becoming more popular.

    Read more

Hit Counter provided by Curio cabinets


Rhythm and Blues Music Hall of Fame Museum | Another Amazing Site



Rhythm and Blues Music Hall of Fame Museum All Rights Reserved No part of this website or any of its contents may be reproduced, copied, modified or adapted
without the prior written consent of the author, unless otherwise indicated for stand-alone materials.