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Music Term: World music

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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 1-9

World music


Definition and background:

This is a 20th century term used by the music recording industry to categorize non-American music that does not fit into any of the established genres. This music tends to be folk music genres from outside of United States of America.


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