Music genres similar to or like Disco

Genre of dance music and a subculture that emerged in the 1970s from the United States' urban nightlife scene. Wikipedia

  • Electronic dance music

    Broad range of percussive electronic music genres made largely for nightclubs, raves, and festivals. Generally produced for playback by DJs who create seamless selections of tracks, called a mix, by segueing from one recording to another. Wikipedia

  • Hip hop music

    Genre of popular music developed in the United States by inner-city African Americans and Latino Americans in the Bronx borough of New York City in the 1970s. Chanted. Wikipedia

  • House music

    Genre of electronic dance music characterized by a repetitive four-on-the-floor beat and a tempo of 120 to 130 beats per minute. Created by DJs and music producers from Chicago's underground club culture in the 1980s, as DJs from the subculture began altering disco songs to give them a more mechanical beat and deeper basslines. Wikipedia

  • Nightclub

    Entertainment venue and bar that usually operates late into the night. Generally distinguished from regular bars, pubs, or taverns by the inclusion of a stage for live music, one or more dance floor areas and a DJ booth, where a DJ plays recorded music. Wikipedia

  • Post-disco

    Term to describe an aftermath in popular music history circa 1979–1984, imprecisely beginning with an unprecedented backlash against disco music in the United States, leading to civil unrest and a riot in Chicago known as the Disco Demolition Night on July 12, 1979, and indistinctly ending with the mainstream appearance of new wave in the early 1980s. Increasingly electronic character that soon served as a stepping stone to new wave, old-school hip hop, euro disco and was succeeded by an underground club music called hi-NRG, which was its direct continuation. Wikipedia

  • Soul music

    Popular music genre that originated in the African American community throughout the United States in the 1950s and early 1960s. It combines elements of African-American gospel music, rhythm and blues and jazz. Wikipedia

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    • After the anti-disco reaction at the end of the 1970s, the band struggled to obtain both airplay and sales, and during the early 1980s they disbanded.Chic (band)-Wikipedia
    • In 1978, Francis returned to the recording studio to cut an album titled Who's Happy Now? The leading recording on this album was a disco version of "Where the Boys Are".Connie Francis-Wikipedia
    • In 1980 and again in 1981, Gaynor released two disco albums which were virtually ignored in the United States due to the backlash against disco, which began late in 1979.Gloria Gaynor-Wikipedia
    • The twelve-inch single vinyl gramophone record came into popularity with the advent of disco music in the 1970s after these earlier market experiments.Twelve-inch single-Wikipedia
    • flavored with 1970s disco sound was released on 4 October 2004 in most European countries, the single entered the German Media Control single chart peaking at No.8.Scooter (band)-Wikipedia
    • Jackson began his solo career in 1971 while at Motown Records, and rose to solo stardom with his fifth studio album Off the Wall (1979) during the peak of the disco era.Michael Jackson-Wikipedia

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