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Ryan P. Desmond

Strategic leader with a knack for building powerfully, productive teams. Former US Army Medic, Certified Personal Trainer, Doctor of Chiropractic Student, & Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Hopeful. En route to becoming a Musculoskeletal Radiologist, I am on a mission to learn everything there is to know about muscles, bones, joints, and the nervous system, living a fitness lifestyle, and applying that knowledge to maximizing human potential. I would also love to see health care organizations implement that knowledge to eliminate chronic pain and disease.

Always Lyrics by Pebbles

Always was Pebbles’s sophomore album, which peaked at #12 on Billboard’s Hot R&B Albums list. It stayed on the charts for 52 weeks. Its album titled track, “Always” was on the charts for 16 weeks and peaked at #13.

The R&B Archives: Origins of a Genre

Pinpointing the exact moment that R&B was created is difficult for a couple of reasons. However, its origins are rooted in Ragtime, but it is a fusion of African American and Afro-Cuban sounds. The big band sound of jazz music transitioned popular music from Ragtime to a smoother, rhythmic style during the 1920s and 1930s.