Jump blues

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Jump blues
Stylistic origins Blues, big band
Typical instruments saxophone, brass instruments, rhythm guitar, acoustic bass, drums
Mainstream popularity United States, 1940s to early 1950s
Fusion genres
Rock music, Rock and roll

Jump blues is a type of up-tempo blues music. It has a jazzy, saxophone (or brass instruments) sound, driving rhythms and shouted vocals.

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