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Acid Jazz Also Known As Club Jazz Is A Musical Genre That Combines Elements Of Soul Music Funk Disco Particularly Looping Beats And Modal Harmony. It First Developed In America In A Simplistic Form From Artists Such As Sonny Stitt Who Infused Funk Gospel Jazz And Other Popular Genres With A Recurring Backbeat. In The UK It Developed Over The 1980s And 1990s And Could Be Seen As Tacking The Sound Of Jazz-Funk Onto Electronic Dance/pop Music For The UK. While Acid Jazz Often Contains Various Types Of Electronic Composition Sometimes Including Sampling Or Live DJ Cutting And Scratching It Is Just As Likely To Be Played Live By Musicians Who Often Showcase Jazz Interpretation As Part Of Their Performance. The Compositions Of Groups Such As The Brand New Heavies And Incognito Often Feature Chord Structures Usually Associated With Jazz Music. The Heavies In Particular Were Known In Their Early Years For Beginning Their Songs As Catchy Pop And Rapidly Steering Them Into Jazz Territory Before "resolving" The Composition And Thus Not Losing Any Pop Listeners But Successfully "exposing" Them To Jazz Elements In "baby Steps". The Acid Jazz "movement" Is Also Seen As A "revival" Of Jazz-Funk Or Jazz Fusion Or Soul Jazz By Leading DJs Such As Norman Jay Or Gilles Peterson Or Patrick Forge Also Known As "rare Groove Crate Diggers". Acid-Jazz Every artist, every band, and every song you can imagine, from the newest to the oldest, are easily accessible through Frogtoon Music. Get ready to indulge yourself and allow the music to enrich your soul, ignite your passion, awaken your emotions, and bring back some beautiful memories. The following is a directory of top artists and bands from Acid Jazz: As you visit their pages, you will be presented with a list of popular videos, top tracks, recommended mixes, and music from all the albums they released. In addition, within each page, you can access and discover music from similar artists and bands.