1970s Music

1970s Music

In North America, Europe, and Oceania, the decade saw the rise of disco, especially in the mid-to-late 1970s. Aside from disco, rock, punk rock, funk, smooth jazz, jazz fusion, and soul remained popular throughout the decade.

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In North America, Europe, and Oceania, the decade saw the rise of disco, which became one of the biggest genres of the decade, especially in the mid-to-late 1970s. In Europe, a variant known as Euro disco rose in popularity towards the end of the 1970s. Aside from disco, funk, smooth jazz, jazz fusion, and soul remained popular throughout the decade. Rock music played an important part in the Western musical scene, with punk rock thriving throughout the mid to late 1970s.

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