from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Music from cultures other than those of Western Europe and English-speaking North America, especially popular music from Latin America, Africa, and Asia.
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- n. Replacement for folk music as a shorthand description for the very broad range of recordings of traditional indigenous music and song from around the world.
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“DJ, make him sweat till he bleeeeeeds!” another called out as the DJ blended in world music and heavy percussion and began scratching records.