europop


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europop

(ˈjʊərəʊˌpɒp)
n
a type of banal pop music considered typical of European artists
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Annoyingly catchy and very near the knuckle with its innuendo lyrics, these Europop megastars will either be the next Aqua/Cartoons or bomb into insignificance.
The Venga may conjure up images of 1980s Europop but there's nothing trashy about this versatile MPV.
I'd describe it as classic Europop with a 2003 disco feel and a 70s kick.
But the communications student never got the chance to represent her country in the Europop competition.
Starts off well but ends up as just another thumping Europop effort that would have featured The Smurfs 30 years ago.
Spits of rain fail to deter us from heading for Maremagnum, the huge, flashy club complex that appears to float in the harbour, where we pretend to be as young and beautiful as the scantily clad Spanish teenagers around us and boogie to Europop 'til we drop.
It bodyswerves the cliched pitfalls of adolescent angst and Europop - just.
On the downside, they do have a tradition of making everyone bond together for a "crazy dance" every day around the pool, when you're encouraged to get up and shake your booty to some dreadful Europop.
Jackson's Man In The Mirror was kept off the No1 spot in the singles list by Europop act Cascada.
Then, one after another, the contestants will begin to sing their EC-approved pasteurised Europop, conducted by a succession of Mr Potato Heads, each with a different clip-on nose, moustache, and wig (these conductors always remind me of Dr Scholl sandals, because one bucks up the feet, whereas the other...).
It's alright but you can't help but feeling this could be the local turn in Magaluf performing Europop for middleaged tourists enjoying the hotel's Friday night cabaret act.
Mixing trance with Europop, This Is The Time has a danceable groove and some nice hands-inthe-air sounding synth whirls that will keep listeners gyrating nicely.