Genre: Blues Music
Page 1 of 2,865 Total Pages, Found 85,936 Tracks under Blues Music. Get all track lists under Blues Music. The list of songs sorted by popularity. Blues is a vocal and instrumental form of music based on the use of "blue notes." It emerged in Black communities of the United States from spirituals, work songs, field hollers, shouts and chants, and rhymed simple narrative ballads. The use of blue notes and the prominence of call-and-response patterns in the music and lyrics are indicative of African influence. "Blue notes," also known as "worried notes," are the typically flattened third, fifth, and seventh degrees in a major scale.