Talk:Rock and roll

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  • And it turns out the lingua franca of the world is not english. It's rock 'n roll.
  • Men make angry music and it's called rock-and-roll; women include anger in their vocabulary and suddenly they're angry and militant.
  • Commercial rock 'n' roll music is a brutalization of the stream of contemporary Negro church music an obscene looting of a cultural expression.
  • You've got to be hard, like the rock in that old rock and roll.
  • Rock and roll used to be for kicks, nowadays it's politics.
  • Videos destroyed the vitality of rock and roll. Before that, music said, "Listen to me." Now it says, "Look at me."
  • I'm just a musical prostitute, my dear! When I wear leather, I feel like a Black Panther!
  • No, it hasn't, because I was in tanks and they rock and rolled quite a bit.
    • Elvis Presley, when asked if his 2-year stint in the Army changed his thoughts on rock and roll
  • Rock and roll music - the music of freedom frightens people and unleashes all manner of conservative defense mechanisms.