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  Royalty Free Pop Music
The pop music style is sometimes described as music that is produced commercially to appeal to the masses, but is a very flexible style and includes music that can exhibit the characteristics of rock, R & B, folk, country, Hip Hop and blues music.
Pop music is professionally produced and packaged and typically conservative because it is designed explicitly to resonate with a large segment of the population and is not targeted towards smaller groups.
The structure of pop music songs is often simple, and each song is approximately three minutes long and aimed to express themes that are common among most of the population, including the emotions that stem from either physical or emotional love.
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  Pop music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The expression "pop music" may also be used to refer to particular subgenres (within the pop music genre) that are in some cases referred to as soft rock and pop/rock.
A proliferation of new sounds from the disco of the BeeGees, the piano-based pop of Billy Joel and Elton John, the country stylings of the Eagles, and the rock-influenced pop of Rod Stewart, Steely Dan, and Fleetwood Mac.
Music videos and live performances are often used for exposure in the media, and artists may have extravagant stage shows and use choreographed dancing.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pop_music   (756 words)

  
 Popular music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Popular music is music belonging to any of a number of musical styles that are accessible to the general public and mostly distributed commercially.
In this respect, popular music differs from traditional folk music, which was created by ordinary people for their own enjoyment, and from classical music, which was originally created to serve the purposes of the Church or for the entertainment of the nobility.
As participatory music, "garage bands" are in a sense a resurrection of the old tradition of folk music, which in premodern times was composed and performed by ordinary people and transmitted exclusively by word of mouth.
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 Art on Podium: Pop Music in Iran
It is important to remind that recording music in those days was quite a time-consuming, fastidious and delicate affair and this fuss was the key and secret to the immortality and eternal popularity of 50s music and bear evidence to the amount of work, precision and guts that went into producing those songs.
Pop music around the world is taking steps toward such unprecedented heights that our music industry cannot even imagine.
In conclusion, this experienced musician said that in essence pop music is drawing nations around the world closer to each other and the more time passes the more the language of pop music becomes international.
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 POP MUSIC POPULAR SINGING TALENT AND MUSICAL SHOWCASE - SIMON COWELL LOUIS WALSH SHARON OSBOURNE - SOLAR COLA, COKE, ...
Successful pop music--which is usually measured in terms of its commercial success, without any regard for broader artistic merit--is usually performed by charismatic performers who may or may not be musically talented but who look attractive, are fashionable, and usually are able to dance well.
In most of pop music, the record producer is a major contributor--sometimes more important than the artist--who chooses the songs and shapes the sound of the music.
Though most of today's manufactured pop stars have been shaped to fit the image and style of these more famous and successful stars, these older stars were all from a period before Milli Vanilli and all have legitimate musical talent of their own, as writers, producers, and/or instrument-players.
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 Pop's Music #1 QChord & Omnichord sales & service
Pop's Music is one of the oldest authorized Omnichord and QChord dealerships.
Pop’s Music is a registered trade name with the state of Arizona, and, therefore, has all rights granted thereto.
Use of the Pop’s Music name is prohibited without permission from Pop’s Music.
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 Pop music
The Pop Music section of the British Library Sound Archive holds one of the most wide-ranging collections of popular music in the world.
We do not believe in any simple definition of what constitutes "Pop" music and our collection reflects the diversity of styles that have been popular over the years, from early 20th Century music hall to the latest rock, jazz and dance music.
All types of pop music are collected regardless of the dictates of fashion, and we include representative samples of pop music from all over the world.
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 Pop Music St. James Encyclopedia of Pop Culture - Find Articles
The large companies that defined the pop music field began finding it increasingly difficult to control or predict the course of pop music and the "next big thing" became harder and harder to find with any regularity.
Thus, after 1955, the pop music field fragmented and, by the end of the twentieth century, that fragmentation had become so great that the term "pop music" is now very difficult to define.
Thus pop music during the 1958 to 1963 period was dominated by teen idols and young vocal groups singing professionally written songs, many written out of New York's Brill Building songwriting center.
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 USIA, U.S. Society & Values, June 1998 - Conversation with Gary Burton on the U.S. pop music scene
A: The biggest difference is education, in that the jazz and pop musicians of the Sixties, when I was starting my career, were the very first ones to have a chance to go to music college and learn more about music.
Don't forget, many countries have their own versions of innocuous local pop music that may be playing on the national radio stations, and the more serious listeners will be listening to either classical music or jazz or major pop artists like Sting or Paul Simon.
Music is one of the most basic experiences for human beings.
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 calendarlive.com - Pop Music
POP MUSIC REVIEW: The members of Black Sabbath, circa 1982, take their fans to the other side in a head-banging festival of heavy metal.
POP MUSIC: Keller Williams is a one-man band, but he has some new pals to help him make his "Dream" come true.
POP MUSIC: Meeting Joplin and her demons, having cornflakes with Lennon and coffee with Bono, going to Folsom with Cash and outraging Elvis.
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 Pop Music :: Online Catalog   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Pop Music than 25 state health departments, nonprofit health organizations, and federal agencies.These ads are available to you through the Media Campaign Resource Center for Tobacco Pop Music and Control, which not only Pop Music you access to these ads, but also can help you develop an ad campaign to use them.
Pop Music regarding applicability can be used to assess the extent Pop Music which the intervention might be useful in a particular setting or population.
Other types of evidence also can affect a Pop Music For example, evidence of harms resulting from an intervention might lead to a Pop Music that the intervention not be used, even if it is effective it.
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 Rock/Pop Music :: calabashmusic.com
Madagascan Music is some of the most tunefully exuberant to be...
Music I use to teach my salsa students with.
This music might be appropriate if you're reading the paper in coffee...
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 Pop - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
A relatively generic musical term, pop is short for 'popular' and refers to songs based around quick, catchy melodies and lyrics.
Pop music has its roots in Tin Pan Alley songs, and like folk it's in some ways an answer to the highbrow nature of classical.
As a style in itself, though (at least how we think about it by today's terms), pop truly came to fruition during the 1960s, taking on characteristics generally much less threatening than those brandished by rock 'n' roll.
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 About Pop's Music - The Original site and Suzuki's leading dealer for QChords and Omnichords!
At Pop's Music, we are most passionate about how and why we market the QChord.
Pop's Music is pretty much a full-line music store focusing on the needs of casual musicians and music hobbyists.
However, Pop has a passion for this business and considers it a mission to introduce would-be musicians to the joy of playing an instrument.
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 Bobby Poe's Pop Music Survey
Pop Music Survey was founded by my father, Bobby Poe a/k/a The Poe Kat, in 1968.
Bonnie Smith-Rollison, who worked as Music Director at several radio stations in the Washington, D.C. area, joined the company in 1987, remaining with us until August of 1996.
Throughout the 1980's and into the 1990's Pop Music Survey became known for putting on the most exciting, fun and legendary Top 40 music conventions there ever were.
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 British pop music : uk charts, rock stars
Lyrics to pop songs can often be found by using a general search engine such as Google (http://www.google.com) with a search such as the artist's name, the song title and the word "lyrics", eg "beatles yesterday lyrics".
Listening to pop music can be a good way to learn English and to study new vocabulary.
You can buy some albums of British pop music and study the words of the songs (but note than most CDs bought in the UK do not include the words to the songs - you may need to look online to find them).
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 Malian Pop Music :: calabashmusic.com
Recorded live at what has to be the coolest music festival of 2003.
Music to Massage By (or be Massaged To)
Here is some music that will soothe the soul and help your muscles relax....
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 Pop music - Wikiquote
"The attitude to sexual love in the 'pop' song is so ugly and mechanical as to seem schizoid, and psychopathological.
Exposed as they are to such powerful cultural statements, young people are being encouraged to forfeit genuine commitment in love in favour of depersonalised sexual activity, with an undercurrent of violence, and to take false solutions in which they must deny their deepest needs, by hate."
"Pop music is probably the only art form that is totally dependent for its success on the general public.
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 Pop Music Charts: The Most Popular Hit Songs and Most Popular Music Of All Time!
The music lists are always subject to change and are based on YOUR suggestions and requests.
Pop Culture Madness' Pop Music lists are designed to show what music "still is".
Pop Culture Madness is happy to present the best, worst and most popular songs of all time.
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 CANOE -- JAM! Music - Pop Encyclopedia -
Written by Bullseye Records of Canada, Inc. President and Toronto-based music writer Jaimie Vernon, this database chronicles the history of nearly 1,450 Canadian contemporary pop music artists from the 1950s to the present.
Every entry includes an extensive artist and/or band biography as well as a comprehensive discography of domestic releases.
Check out Clive, JAM Music's extensive Canadian concert listings.
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 indie music : pop music cds   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Sunny Sunday Smile s a pop music lover's dream, offering 21 songs from ten certified gushy pop bands.
Mark is a modern day/keyboard poet making hip love songs that are original and have his special original style stamped on each selection...
Maya B. Love is a new and inspiring tribal new age and pop artist.
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 Amazon.co.uk: Pop: Music: U2   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Like much pop music in the mid-1990s, POP is cobbled together out of buzzy synthesizers and reverberant keyboards, techno drum loops and funky live drums, guitars distorted into clouds of metal, vocals you sometimes have to work to hear, and songs that seek God and sex and other important stuff in the world's trash heaps.
Since Pop, U2’s work has been good, but not on the cutting edge as it was in the 90’s.
Pop is certainly not the disaster many make it out to be.
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 NPR : Pop Music
Still, it's remained on the outskirts of the U.S. music scene, despite massive fame in its native Canada.
April 24, 2007 · The singer Nazanin says her music is a reflection of her life.
Music Notes is a monthly recap of music-related offerings on NPR.org delivered via email.
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 MusicMoz - Styles: Pop
Pop is any music based on catchy melodies, repeated sections of lyrics, and a structure that keeps the listener's focus on those elements.
BBC Pop Music - UK oriented pop news and information site, with net radio stations, features, reviews, concert updates, and related stories.
Pop Dream - Featured artist pages, humor and insights on the pop music world.
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 Modern Japan - Entertainment - Popular Music
Think about it - Sony Music Entertainment is one of the biggest record companies in the world; Yamaha is the largest manufacturer of musical instruments in the world; Japan has the sixth-largest population in the world; the music industry generates billions and billions of dollars worldwide every year.
Although the heyday of the idols was in the 80's, the musical artists of the Johnny's Jimusho talent agency such as SMAP, V6 and Kinki Kids have ruled the airwaves for the best part of the decade.
Lest you think that Japanese popular music is all commercialism and void of any artistic merit, I should mention that there are some the more talented artists who have made the big time.
www.japan-zone.com /modern/pop.shtml   (1279 words)

  
 Pop Music
Pop Singers and Pop Musicians and Pop Artists in the UK available for booking - via Giggerlist entertainment agency, musicians' agency and music directory
Pop music index, Pop singers, Pop artists, Giggerlist directory and music agency
My background includes rock, pop, groove, reggae, dance and ska and am flexible to any new style.
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 virtualitalia.com - music - italian pop
This annual CD is a great way to stay current with Italian musical trens as well as to familiarize yourself with new artists.
The sound of Giorgia's latest album is what I call jazzy pop, music with tempo and undertones of a piano and horns.
The music is so good it is hard to believe there are no instruments involved in the recording.
www.virtualitalia.com /music/pop.shtml   (1438 words)

  
 calendarlive.com - MUSIC
POP MUSIC: The Staple Singers veteran has a new album of '60s civil-rights anthems.
MUSIC REVIEW: A polyglot festival reflects the nation's musical roots, which have much in common with those of the U.S. A higher state for 'Tristan'
POP MUSIC REVIEW: The Orange County group takes the once obtuse emo scene into the mainstream.
www.calendarlive.com /music   (862 words)

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