rockabilly
noun Etymology: 2rock + -a- (as in rock-a-bye, phrase used to put a child to sleep) + hillbilly Date: 1956 popular music marked by features of rock and country music

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  • rockabilly — 1956, from noun sense of ROCK (Cf. rock) (v.2), with the second element abstracted from (hill)billy music. First attested in a Billboard item about Johnny Burnette s Lonesome Train …   Etymology dictionary

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  • rockabilly — ► NOUN ▪ a type of popular music, originating in the south eastern US, combining elements of rock and roll and country music. ORIGIN blend of ROCK AND ROLL(Cf. ↑rock and roll) and HILLBILLY(Cf. ↑hillbilly) …   English terms dictionary

  • rockabilly — ☆ rockabilly [räk′ə bil΄ē ] n. [ ROCK2 (n. 3a) + a + (HILL)BILLY] an early form of rock and roll with a strong country music influence …   English World dictionary

  • Rockabilly — Infobox Music genre name=Rockabilly bgcolor=#BB0022 color=white stylistic origins= Boogie woogie, Western Swing, Rhythm and blues, Country music cultural origins=Early Mid 1950s United States instruments=Guitar Double bass Drums Piano… …   Wikipedia

  • Rockabilly — Zeittafel des Rockabilly um 1945 Country Sänger nehmen die ersten Hillbilly Boogie Stücke auf. 1953 Der Begriff Rockabilly wird von Bill Flagg erstmals verwendet. 1954 Elvis Presley nimmt die ersten Rockabilly Stücke auf Schallplatte auf. um 1956 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • rockabilly — /rok euh bil ee/, n. a style of popular music combining the features of rock n roll and hillbilly music. [1955 60, Amer.; ROCK( N ROLL) + a connective + (HILL)BILLY] * * * ▪ music Introduction  early form of rock music originated by white… …   Universalium

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