acid jazz

Main Entry:  acid jazz
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a type of music combining jazz, soul, rhythm and blues, funk, and hip-hop; also called jazz vibes
Example:  Reuben Wilson, founder of Masters of Groove, is considered the godfather of acid jazz.
Etymology:  a play on the name of a dance music movement of the late 1980s called Acid House
Usage:  music
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