The development music industry is significant in the United States. First, according to Takaki, the use of music and literature excerpts unearths the economic and political history of the Americans. Popular music is used in the modern society to explain the past and give vision to the people. Secondly, music is a significant form of expressing our culture and identifying personal and ethnic identities. Thirdly, music also serves as an entertainment tool in the society. This assignment aims at discussing the use of music in the United States by different races (Lornell 80).