As we listen to and learn about the musical examples in this

As we listen to and learn about the musical examples in this unit, you will read about and hear some musical “threads” among certain musical artists. Choose one of the following two groups of musicians:
Group 1: Little Richard, Elvis Presley and Ray Charles
Group 2: Bill Haley, Elvis Presley and Buddy Holly
Identify what you believe are the common musical threads among the artists in your groups. Use the musical vocabulary that you are learning through your reading and identify the musical examples (song (s)) to support your views.
Musical Vocabulary
 Backbeat
 Call and response
 Doo-wop
 Rhythm section
 Eight-beat rhythm
 Riff
 Rockabilly
 Shuffle rhythm
 Syncopation
 Tempo
 Two-beat rhythm