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Albums
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Unrivaled
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London: Music Capital

Learn about London’s early music scene.

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London: Music Capital

Learn about London’s early music scene.

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How did London become a global music capital? During the 1950s, British youth were attracted to American rock and roll. By the 1960s, some bands mixed American rhythms with local elements such as dancehall, pop, and Celtic folk, honing their sound and creating an original style.

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