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Western swing is a genre of music that combines elements of country, jazz, and blues. It originated in the 1920s and 1930s in Texas and Oklahoma and became popular in the 1940s. The music features a prominent fiddle and steel guitar, along with a rhythm section of drums and bass. Western swing is known for its upbeat tempo and danceability, and often includes humorous lyrics. It has been performed by many notable artists, including those mentioned above.