The Games: Video Games: (Music and Dance Video Games )

The emerging genre of rhythm action games began with Parappa the Rapper, a pattern-repetition rapping game. Parappa's surprise success was capitalized on by a host of music and dance related games, in which gameplay typically requires keeping time with musical rhythm. Thus, a new genre is born. Music and Dance Video Games Games.

Music and Dance was an Australian television program. The four-part series aired in 1959, broadcast live on Melbourne station ABV-2, part of ABC (it is not known if it was also shown in Sydney). (wikipedia)