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Definition of the noun pop music

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noun

  1. music of general appeal to teenagers; a bland watered-down version of rock'n'roll with more rhythm and harmony and an emphasis on romantic love

Alternative definition of the noun pop music

noun

  1. Music intended for or accepted by a wide audience.

Character

Pop music is a genre of popular music, which originated in its modern form in the 1950s, deriving from rock and roll. The terms "popular music" and "pop music" are often used interchangeably, even though the former is a description of music which is popular.

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"Pop music" is a book by Julia Winterson.

  • also known as "Pop music: the text book"

Music

  1. Pop music is a musical genre.
  2. pop music a.k.a. Popular music: The term popular music belongs to any of a number of musical genres "having wide appeal" and typically distributed to large audiences through the music industry. It stands in contrast to both art music and traditional music, which are typically disseminated academically or orally to smaller, local audiences. The original application of the term is to music of the 1880s Tin Pan Alley period in the United States. Although popular music sometimes is known as "pop music", the two terms are not interchangeable. Popular music is a generic term for music of all ages that appeals to popular tastes, whereas pop music usually refers to a specific musical genre.
  3. "Pop Music" Is a compilation album by American punk singer Iggy Pop, compiled of songs from the Arista years: New Values, Soldier and Party.
    • genre: Punk rock
    • released on (18 years ago)
  4. "Pop Music" is a musical album of Eva Braun.
    • released in (20 years ago)
  5. "Pop Music" est le premier album de Thierry Hazard, sorti en 1990.
    • released in (25 years ago)
  6. "Pop Music" is a musical album of Todor Kobakov.
    • released on (6 years ago)
  7. "Pop Music" is a composition.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Pop music

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Music in the 20th Century (2014)

by Lol Henderson, Lee Stacey

POP MUSIC The term “pop music” refers specifically to a branch Of popular music during the modern rock era, and it is particularly associated with young people and with the explosion in record sales since the late 19505 and early 19605.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words (2008)

by Diagram Group

Brill Building pop Pop music produced by professional songwriters and to be performed by musicians under contract. Named for the Brill Building in New York City, which was home to the offices of several music publishing houses. British rap ...

Google previewHeinemann First Encyclopedia (2005)

by Heinemann Library (Firm)

Pop Music see also: Music ...

Google previewDictionary of Jargon (Routledge Revivals) (2013)

by Jonathon Green

v [Entertainment, Pop music] tomakean individual, anact or, most commonly, a record successfulin the required outlets, media orvenues. Thus an actor record that succeeds as desiredis a 'breaker' or 'primemover' (with reference to ...

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I've never believed that pop music is escapist trash. There's always a darkness in it, even amidst great pop music. (Thom Yorke)
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