country rock

noun

Definition of country rock

: rock music containing elements of country music

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First Known Use of country rock

1956



COUNTRY ROCK Defined for English Language Learners

country rock

noun

Definition of country rock for English Language Learners

  • : a type of rock music that sounds similar to country music


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