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A form of urban dance originating in California in the late 1970s, involving rhythmic contractions of the dancer's muscles to accent the beat, usually performed to funk music.
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Noun1.popping - a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a corkpopping - a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork
sound - the sudden occurrence of an audible event; "the sound awakened them"
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It also features other pleasant treats such as Hung Over by The Martinis, a band formed by the lead guitarist of the Pixies, Joey Santiago, and, by Ronnie Hudson and the Street People, the song, West Coast Poplock, a classic from the 1980s that has remained a hit on the hip-hop circuit for decades.
This is the third consecutive year EA SPORTS and ESPN have collaborated on the Madden NFL Cover Vote in its current iteration," added Raphael Poplock, Vice President of Games and Partnerships for ESPN.
This campaign is the latest example of what ESPN and EA have been doing for years together to serve sports fans," said Raphael Poplock, Vice President, Games and Partnerships, ESPN.