Memphis

Memphis

One of America’s most culturally interesting cities, Memphis is known mainly for its association with the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960’s and its music scene. A major hub for Civil Rights campaigners due to its large African American population, it was also the site of Martin Luther King Jr.’s tragic assassination. Memphis is well-known for its thriving and immensely influential music scene, with its ties to Elvis Presley a major part of this. Furthermore, it is home to the pioneering Memphis blues sound and a major country music hub.

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