Rock and Roll of Canada: 1950's and 60's

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Origin of Rock and Roll

Rock and Roll began in the 1950's and 1960's from  music styles. Until the , almost all rock and roll stars were from the .

Artists of the 1950's

The most recognized artist of the rock and roll era was . Meanwhile, one of the most recognized female artists was . were a very popular band in the upbringing of rock and roll.

Influences from the 50's

Racial stress as often provoked with the beginning of the . A lot of African Americans were recognized for their talents during this time. Though, there were some black artists who were or .

Rock and Roll Fashion of the 50's

Fashion icons of the 50's revolved around many popular artists, such as ,,, and .

Artists of the 1960's

The well known band, , were very popular during this decade and further on. As for male artists,  was very well known.  was also very popular, as a representative of the females. Though, many artists in the 1950's were still popular in the 1960's.

Influences from the 60's

Before 1963, the music genre remained the . Though, after 1963, a number of social influences changed what popular music was and gave birth to the  that we experience today.  also started in 1963.

Rock and Roll Fashion of the 60's

The Rock and Roll fashion in the 1960's was very  to the fashion of the 1950's. One of the only differences is that the 60's included more classy materials, such as  and .