soul music

noun

Definition of soul music

  1. :  music that originated in black American gospel singing, is closely related to rhythm and blues, and is characterized by intensity of feeling and earthiness

1961

First Known Use of soul music

1961


SOUL MUSIC Defined for English Language Learners

soul music

noun

Definition of soul music for English Language Learners

  • : a popular style of music expressing deep emotion that was created by African-Americans


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