American Music Vs Country Music

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Country music is a genre of the United States popular music that has originated in the Southern and Southeastern United States in the year of 1920. Country music takes the roots of several music genres from the southeastern part of the United States known as Blues music, folk music, and western music. Country music often consists of ballads and dance tunes. Country music features instruments such as banjos, mandolins, guitars, fiddles, harmonicas, accordions, dulcimers, acoustic bass, jaw harp, and the spoons. During the time as country music was just beginning to be created immigrants were coming to the North American continent. Over nearly three centuries, the Maritime Provinces, the South and the Southern Appalachian Mountains gradually

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