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rhythm and bluesnoun [U]

uk   /ˌrɪð.əm ən ˈbluːz/  us   /ˌrɪð.əm ən ˈbluːz/ (also R & B)
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rhythm and bluesnoun [U]

 us   /ˈrɪð·əm ən ˈbluz/ (abbreviation R&B)
a ​type of ​popularmusic with a ​strongbeat and ​jazzinfluence, ​developed by African-Americans in the 1940s and 1950s
(Definition of rhythm and blues from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rhythm and blues”
in Chinese (Simplified) 节奏布鲁斯…
in Chinese (Traditional) 節奏布魯斯…
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