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country music

Country music is a style of music that originates in the Southern United States. It is often played with instruments like guitars, banjos, fiddles, and harmonicas. The lyrics of country music often tell stories about life in the South and can be about love, work, heartache, and even funeral songs. Country music is known for its twangy, soulful sound and often includes songs that have a good-hearted, moral message.