Genre: go-goPlay genre
Go-go music is a genre that originated in Washington D.C. in the 1970s. It is characterized by a blend of funk, R&B, and hip-hop, with a heavy emphasis on percussion and call-and-response vocals. Go-go music is known for its high-energy live performances, with bands often playing for hours without stopping. Some of the key elements of go-go music include the use of congas, cowbells, and other percussion instruments, as well as the incorporation of audience participation and improvisation. It has been popularized by several bands, including Slim, Pleasure, and E.U.