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In the 20th century, American roots music gospel, blues, country, western, folk, cajun, zydeco, tejano and Native American was invented and nurtured in small communities and spread across the nation and the world Eventually these traditional forms gave rise to the popular music that conquered the world rhythm and blues, rockabilly, and rock and roll.