pop music


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Noun1.pop music - music of general appeal to teenagerspop music - 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
popular music, popular music genre - any genre of music having wide appeal (but usually only for a short time)
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For this, researchers incorporated 149 healthy people with an average age of 26 who participated in three sessions on separate nights: Yoga music before sleep at night; pop music with steady beats before sleep at night; and no music or silence before sleep at night.
I asked a group of Asian students in the audience why they scored low the Western popular music samples, the answer came like a pail of bricks thrown my way: "We never heard them, we only know our music." For so long, many Filipinos listened to American Top 40 played on the radio and it brainwashed us to accept that this was the pop music we like.
For those of you who don't know - K-Pop is a genre of pop music from South Korea.
CATHERINE W GICHUKI DOHA Acoustic Element, a renowned acoustic band from South Africa, entertained audience with pop music at Dunes Lounge, Grand Hyatt hotel, on Wednesday.
ISLAMABAD -- Music lovers across the country and all over the world are remembering 'Pop music Queen', Nazia Hassan on her 54th birth anniversary on Wednesday (today).
LAHORE -- Music lovers across the country and all over the world are remembering 'Pop music Queen', Nazia Hassan on her 54th birth anniversary on Wednesday.Nazia Hassan was a Pakistani pop singer, songwriter, lawyer and social activist.
Pop music, which is one of the most popular genres amongst teenagers and young adults, contain the same amount of violent content as rap and hip-hop, finds a new study.
AS A post-punk teenager in the 1970s, my passion was alternative pop music.
The Ministry of Culture kick-started an initiative to promote Taiwan's pop music in the New Southbound countries at a press event on Aug.
Strange Stars: David Bowie, Pop Music, and the Decade Sci-Fi Exploded
It's a fine combination and, along with a hip, urban image and dark good looks, it should see him join the upper echelons of pop music sooner rather than later.