BHANGRA. Fusion Music. HISTORY. Post War Britain 1950s and 60s. Why was there a shortage of working class jobs?. How did Britain solve this problem?. Which countries formed some of the old British Empire?. Where did many immigrants settle?. Traditional Bhangra. Chaal Rhythm – Dhol drum.
Post War Britain 1950s and 60s
Traditional Bhangra is a celebratory festival music
In the 1970s and 80s Traditional Bhangra fused with Western Pop music styles to create British Bhangra
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