Definition of blue beat in English:

blue beat

Syllabification: blue beat

noun

  • another term for ska.
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    • At one point this bizarrely mutates into a blue beat version of the song, which serves to underline 60s British rock's debt to black music of all forms.
    • The warehouse was the centre of all the activity and housed a jukebox which the band members had packed full with ska, blue beat, R & B, and rock 'n' roll.

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