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    Discuss the role of race and gender in the consumption of American popular music. How does where people come from, or how they identify themselves, relate to musical taste?

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    This is an interesting question as I was just at my worship team rehearsal this morning telling everyone that to sing Gospel music you must sing it with soul! Anyway...

    Most assume that popular music is mostly segmented by race and often Black communities listen to and prefer R&B, Gospel, and Hip Hop. However, there is a growing population of ...

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    The making and consumption of music can be diversified by race. Not always can the naked eye determine who sings certain genres of music or who buys certain genres of music. This paper describes the myths and realities of music and race.