Black History Month Quiz

1
Who was known as "The King of Delta Blues"?
2
What is the most important instrument in the Blues?
3
Blues was in the beginning mostly performed by Black musicians, in which decade did it appeal to a white audience and white musicians?
4
Muddy Waters pioneered what style of Blues?
5
The Blues was only performed by men?
6
Where did the first known Blues performers come from?
7
In the Blues, “blue-notes” are an important element to the melodies and sound, where do the “blue-notes” come from?
8
How did the American Blues become popular in England in the 50s?
9
Nowadays, the Afro American music is often labeled “Rhythm and Blues”, but what was it originally called?
10
Which 2 countries or continents were important in the creation of the Blues?

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