Disco is said to have originated in the late 1960s but it really took off in the 1970s when the American night club scene really went with it, none more popular than the infamous Studio 54. The genre is also held responsible by many for the birth of HipHop as well as many forms of Electronic Music. The sound does vary but it's often described as having 4 on the floor beats, electric piano and synthesizers plus a few other instruments. If you feel like dancing then Disco is for you! ...