Memphis History & Culture

The Memphis story is a beautiful one of pain, triumph, strength, innovation and fortitude. From Civil Rights icons like Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to the unique blues melodies that captivated the world and started a genre. Experience American culture during your visit, and make sure to take a little time to learn more about the city that inspired the world.

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at Crosstown Concourse

Lil' Buck
Lil' Buck has been featured in Apple and Lexus commercials, but those dance moves came from his hometown of Memphis where mastered and evolved the style of Memphis Jookin'. See how the arts and culture scene of the city continues to inspire his craft and why he'll always come home to Memphis.