Rock and Roll’s original meaning?

The original meaning wasn’t that close to the Beatles or anything alike at all. The real use of this famous expression is linked to a more sad past then many would have imagined. American black slaves communicated with secret codes, because their masters wouldn’t allow them to talk to each other. Around 1951, Alan Freed coined the phrase “rock and roll”, he use to execute these codes too. These codes meant to have great sex, in the Blues and Jazz song lyrics. So many of the black singers, musicians used these codes in their pieces to communicate with blacks in some way or another. Alan was white so he introduced these codes to the white audience.

Alan Freed was known¬† as the father of rock and roll. He had a long successful career but a payola radio scandal ruined his career. He got sued many other times by other artist for stealing ideas etc…

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