Pop: The Foundation of World Music

Pop music is not only popular but also has a strong worldwide foundation. Wherever it is, pop music has a strong foothold despite the rapid growth of other genres like dubstep, dance, electronic or Jazz.

Pop is a genre of contemporary music and popular. This term does not accurately indicate the specific genre of music or sound. Instead, its meaning depends on the time in history and the different locations in the world. Therefore, pop really is very diverse in terms of classification.

Pop is often distinguished from other genres thanks to some characteristics of artistic style such as beats or beats. Pop songs usually have a simple, easy-to-listen melody, and some parts of the song are repeated. The lyrics in pop music often refer to love, emotions and dance.

Compared to other genres, pop is not only easy to hear but also easy to sing. Thus, this genre is always the perfect choice for any singer. The evidence is that many names have emerged and created respectable effects worldwide with popular pop music. In the 1980s, the most notable pop stars were Michael Jackson and Madonna. For Michael Jackson, his sixth studio album, Thriller, holds the record for the best-selling record of all time with more than 110 million copies. In addition, Michael Jackson is also the most successful artist in this decade with 9 songs won the number one position in the US. Since the early 1990s, Michael Jackson has always been called the “king of pop” by the public.

On Madonna‘s side, this singer has a quite different style when mixing Pop music with other genres like Techno, Hip-hop, etc. Early career albums like Madonna have reached a high position and achieved worldwide sales. As the second successful artist in the 1980s, she is considered as “pop queen”.

Following Michael Jackson and Madonna are popular names like Mariah Carey, Destiny’s Child, Backstreet Boys, * NSYNC, Westlife, 98 Degrees, Hanson, Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, etc. With their own styles of music, the above names have contributed to the popularity of Pop music and assert a firm foothold in the world.

Until 2010, the pop music market began to strongly segment with the advent of electropop, dance-pop, synthpop, electropop and similar types of music. Through the performances of David Guetta, Enrique Iglesias, Britney Spears, Ke $ ha, Christina Aguilera, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Katy Perry, Chris Brown, Owl City, Jennifer Lopez, Pitbull, Ne-Yo, LMFAO, and Black Eyed Peas, the above categories are growing day by day.