History of Music, Dance and Fashion

Music

The Bus Stop

1956

"The Bus Stop Song" is a very popular song. It is a traditional song orchestrated by Ken Darby in 1956.

The Nutbush

1970

The Nutbush was made in the 1970's. It was performed to Tina Turner's song "Nutbush City Limits" and is very poular in Australia.

Skyhooks

1974

Skyhooks (singer in the 70's) wrote a song called `I'm living in the 70's'

The Hustle

1975

"The Hustle" is a famous disco song by Van McCoy and the Soul City Symphony.

Stayin’ Alive

1977

"Stayin' Alive" is a disco song by the group called Bee Gees.It was released on 13 December 1977.

Dance

Hip Hop

1970

Breaking, locking, and popping were created in the 1970's were very popular.

Roller Disco

1970

Roller disco is a skating rink where all of the dancers wear roller skates. This event started in the 70's but peaked in the 80's.

The Hustle

1972 - 1974

The Hustle is a name for several disco dances which were very popular in the 1970's.

The Bus Stop

1976

The Bus Stop is a dance made in 1976.

The Bump

1976

the bump is an easy dance that can done with partners at a disco party.

Saturday Night Fever

1977

Saturday Night Fever is a 1977 American dance film directed by John Badham and produced by Robert Stigwood

Fashion

Fashion in the 70's

1970 - 1979

In the 70's people wore plat-formed shoes and jump-suits. Most of the people had curly hair and also wore hippy glasses.

Clothes for Roller Disco

1970 - 1980

In the 70's people used to dress in multicoloured clothes and go to roller discos. The song peolpe listened to the most was `The Hustle'