Synonyms for rock music

Synonyms for (noun) rock music

Synonyms: rock, rock 'n' roll, rock and roll, rock music, rock'n'roll, rock-and-roll

Definition: a genre of popular music originating in the 1950s; a blend of black rhythm-and-blues with white country-and-western

Usage: rock is a generic term for the range of styles that evolved out of rock'n'roll.

Similar words: popular music, popular music genre

Definition: any genre of music having wide appeal (but usually only for a short time)