-->''What do you call that noise''
-->''That you put on?''
-->({{Beat}})
-->''This! Is! Pop!''
-->''Yeah, yeah!''
-->'''Music/{{XTC}}''', [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin "This Is Pop"]]

A blanket term for modern music with popular appeal. May draw influence from RAndB, RockNRoll, {{Jazz}}, Doo-wop, FolkMusic, HipHop, ElectronicMusic and/or ClassicalMusic.

Musical styles and tropes connected to or otherwise associated with pop music include:
* BaroquePop
* BoyBand
* BreakawayPopHit
* BreakupSong
* ChristmasSongs
* DreamPop
* EarWorm
* {{Europop}}
* FollowYourHeart
* GirlGroup
* IndiePop
* JPop
* KPop
* PopPunk
* PopStarComposer
* PowerPop
* RepurposedPopSong
* RewrittenPopVersion
* SillyLoveSongs
* SurprisinglyGentleSong (when a rock band takes on pop sensibilities)
* {{Synthpop}}
* AWildRapperAppears during many mainstream songs.
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!!Pop acts and creators:
[[index]]
* Music/{{ABBA}}
** 1973 - ''Music/RingRing''
** 1974 - ''Music/{{Waterloo}}''
** 1975 - ''[[Music/ABBAAlbum ABBA (Album)]]''
** 1976 - ''Music/{{Arrival}}''
** 1977/8 - ''Music/ABBATheAlbum''
** 1979 - ''Music/VoulezVous''
* Music/ATeens
* Music/PaulaAbdul
* Music/AbingdonBoysSchool
* Music/AceOfBase
* Music/ChristinaAguilera
* Music/AKB48
* Music/AliProject
* Music/LilyAllen
* Music/AllstarWeekend
* Music/AlyAndAJ
* Music/VanessaAmorosi
* Music/{{Anastacia}}
* Music/{{Angela}}
* Music/AdamAndTheAnts
** 1979 - ''Music/DirkWearsWhiteSox''
** 1980 - ''Music/KingsOfTheWildFrontier''
** 1981 - ''Music/PrinceCharming''
* Music/AdamAnt
** 1982 - ''Music/FriendOrFoe''
** 1983 - ''Music/{{Strip}}''
** 1985 - ''Music/ViveLeRock''
** 1990 - ''Music/MannersAndPhysique''
* Music/SallyAnthony
* Music/{{Aqua}}
* Music/{{Aqualung}}
* Music/{{Arashi}}
* Music/LizaArzamasova
* Music/RickAstley
* Music/AtomicKitten
* Music/{{B2ST}}
* Music/BackstreetBoys
* Music/{{Bananarama}}
* Music/TheBangles
** ''Music/AllOverThePlace'' (1984)
* Music/GaryBarlow
* Music/SaraBareilles
* Music/ShirleyBassey
* Music/{{Bearforce1}}
* Music/TheBeatles
** 1963 - ''Music/PleasePleaseMe''
** 1964 - ''Music/WithTheBeatles''
** 1964 - ''Music/AHardDaysNight''
** 1964 - ''Music/BeatlesForSale''
** 1965 - ''Music/{{Help}}''
** 1965 - ''Music/RubberSoul''
** 1966 - ''Music/{{Revolver}}''
** 1967 - ''Music/SgtPeppersLonelyHeartsClubBand''
** 1967 - ''Music/MagicalMysteryTour''
** 1968 - ''[[Music/TheWhiteAlbum The Beatles]]''
** 1968 - ''Music/YellowSubmarine''
** 1969 - ''Music/AbbeyRoad''
** 1970 - ''Music/LetItBe''
** 1988 - ''Music/PastMasters''
** 1995/1996 - ''Music/TheBeatlesAnthology''
* Music/TheBeeGees
* Music/{{The Brobecks}}
* Music/JustinBieber
* Music/BigBang
* Series/BigTimeRush
* Music/RebeccaBlack
* Music/BoAKorea
* Music/MichaelBolton
* Music/SonnyBono
* Music/BoyMeetsGirl
* Music/MichelleBranch
* Music/{{Brandy}}
* Music/TriciaBrock[[note]]Also see Music/{{Superchick}}[[/note]]
* Music/HavanaBrown
* Music/JacksonBrowne
* Music/BucksFizz
* Music/AlexandraBurke
* Music/{{Busted}}
* Music/MelanieC
* Music/CashCash
* Music/ColbieCaillat
* Music/TheCardigans
* Music/MariahCarey
* Music/EricCarmen
* Music/{{Carpenters}}
* Film/TheCheetahGirls
* Music/{{Cher}}
* Music/GabriellaCilmi
* Music/{{Cimorelli}}
* Music/CharliXCX
* Music/ChristinaGrimmie
* Music/ChoroClub
* Music/PhilCollins[[note]]Also see Music/{{Genesis}}[[/note]]
* Music/ClariS
* Music/KellyClarkson
* Music/MirandaCosgrove
* Music/TheCranberries
* Music/CultureClub
** ''Music/ColourByNumbers'' (1983)
* Music/MileyCyrus
* Music/DaisyDaresYou
* Music/DashboardConfessional
* Music/ChrisDeBurgh
* Music/KatDeLuna
* Music/CelineDion
* Music/DongBangShinKi
* Music/DReam
* Creator/MinnieDriver
* Music/DschinghisKhan
* Music/HilaryDuff
* Music/{{Duffy}}
* Music/DuranDuran
** 1993 - ''[[Music/TheWeddingAlbum Duran Duran]]''
* Music/SophieEllisBextor
* Music/{{Escort}}
* Music/GloriaEstefan
* {{Music/EXO}}
* Music/MyleneFarmer
* Music/{{Faylan}}
* {{Music/Florrie}}
* Music/{{Foxes}}
* Music/FrankieGoesToHollywood
* Music/TheFray
* Music/TheFreeDesign
* Music/RieFu
* Music/NellyFurtado
* Music/SergeGainsbourg
* Creator/LeifGarrett
* Music/OlegGazmanov
* Music/GirlsAloud
** Music/CherylCole
* Music/GirlsGeneration
* Music/{{Giulietta}}
* Music/SelenaGomez
* Music/DeltaGoodrem
* Music/SteveGrand
* Music/{{Haim}}
* Music/AyumiHamasaki
* Music/{{Hanson}}
* Creator/DavidHasselhoff
* Music/HelloProject
* Music/HeyOcean
* Music/MarkHildreth
* Music/HKT48
* Music/VanessaHudgens
* Music/AshlyneHuff
* Music/IconaPop
* Music/EnriqueIglesias
* Music/{{IOSYS}}
* Music/{{IU}}
* Music/MichaelJackson
** 1979 - ''Music/OffTheWall''
** 1982 - ''Music/{{Thriller}}''
** 1987 - ''Music/{{Bad}}''
** 1991 - ''Music/{{Dangerous}}''
** 1995 - ''Music/HistoryPastPresentAndFutureBookI''
** 2001 - ''Music/{{Invincible}}''
* Music/SamanthaJade
* Music/JAMProject
* Music/EmilyJanes
* Music/CarlyRaeJepsen
* Music/JessieJ
* Music/BillyJoel
* Music/EltonJohn
** 1973 - ''Music/GoodbyeYellowBrickRoad''
* Music/TheJonasBrothers
** Music/JoeJonas
** Music/NickJonas
* Music/{{Jojo}}
* Music/VictoriaJustice
* Music/{{Kara}}
* Music/{{Kerli}}
* Music/NikKershaw
* Music/{{Kesha}}
* Music/{{Kiesza}}
* Creator/NataliaKills
* Music/CaroleKing
** 1971 - ''Music/{{Tapestry}}''
* Creator/EmilyKinney
* Music/KyaryPamyuPamyu
* Music/LadyGaga
* Music/AdamLambert
* Music/CyndiLauper
* Music/AvrilLavigne
* Music/RickiLee
* Music/StephanieLeonidas
* Music/LevLeshchenko
* Music/ElenLevon
* Music/LeonaLewis
* Music/{{Lights}}
* Music/LittleMix
* Music/CherLloyd
* Music/ToveLo
* Creator/LindsayLohan
* Music/JenniferLopez
* Music/PixieLott
* Music/DemiLovato
* Music/KirstyMaccoll
* Music/{{Madonna}}
** 1983 - ''[[Music/MadonnaAlbum Madonna]]''
** 1984 - ''Music/LikeAVirgin''
** 1986 - ''Music/TrueBlue''
** 1989 - ''Music/LikeAPrayer''
** 1990 - ''Music/ImBreathless''
** 1990 - ''Music/TheImmaculateCollection''
** 1992 - ''Music/{{Erotica}}''
** 1994 - ''Music/BedtimeStories''
** 1998 - ''Music/RayOfLight''
** 2000 - ''[[Music/MusicAlbum Music]]''
** 2003 - ''Music/AmericanLife''
* Music/BarryManilow
* Music/{{Maroon 5}}
** Creator/AdamLevine
* Music/MarinaAndTheDiamonds
* Music/RichardMarx
* Music/ReeceMastin
* Creator/JessicaMauboy
* [[Music/MayNakabayashi May'n]]
* Music/JesseMcCartney
* Music/ChinaAnneMcClain
* Music/BrianMcfadden
* Music/McFly
* BridgitMendler
* Music/GeorgeMichael
* Music/{{Mika}}
* Music/MilliVanilli
* Music/FrankMills
* Music/KylieMinogue
* Music/TheMonkees
* Music/MandyMoore
* Music/MomoiroCloverZ
* Music/MoxyFruvous
* Music/MunchenerFreiheit, a.k.a. Freiheit
* Franchise/TheMuppets
** ''Music/MuppetBeachParty'' (1993)
** ''Music/KermitUnpigged'' (1994)
** ''Music/SesameStreetPlatinumAllTimeFavorites'' (1995)
* Music/NewKidsOnTheBlock
* Music/RandyNewman
* Music/{{Newsboys}}
* Music/BrittNicole
* Music/HarryNilsson
* Music/{{Nits}}
* Music/NMB48
* Music/Nogizaka46
* Music/{{NSYNC}}
** Music/JustinTimberlake
* Music/JuliaNunes
* Music/TheNuttySquirrels
* Music/LauraNyro
* Music/OneDirection
* Music/OneRepublic
* Music/RitaOra
* Music/KristinaOrbakaite
* Creator/EmilyOsment
* Music/OwlCity
* Music/{{Pink}}
* Music/PanicAtTheDisco
* Music/{{Paramore}}
* Music/{{Pentatonix}}
* Music/{{Perfume}}
* Music/ChristinaPerri
* Music/KatyPerry
* Creator/BilliePiper
* Music/PizzicatoFive
* Music/{{Prince}}
** ''[[Music/PrinceAlbum Prince]]'' (1979)
** ''Film/PurpleRain'' (1984)
* Music/ProjectR
* Music/PuffyAmiYumi
* Music/AllaPugacheva
* Music/PussycatDolls
* Music/RitaRedshoes
* Music/RemedyDrive
* Music/{{Restart}}
* Music/CliffRichard
* Music/{{Rihanna}}
* Music/{{Robyn}}
* Music/RogueTraders
* Music/LindaRonstadt
* Music/{{Roxette}}
** 1991 - ''Music/{{Joyride}}''
* Music/AlexanderRybak
* Music/RozaRymbaeva
* Music/{{Sarah}}
* Music/TheSaturdays
* Music/SavageGarden
* Music/{{Scandal}}
* Music/ScarlettBelle
* Music/ScissorSisters
* Music/SClub7
* Music/{{Seal}}
* Music/NeilSedaka
* Music/{{September}}
* Series/SesameStreet
** 1995 - ''Music/SesameStreetPlatinumAllTimeFavorites''
* Music/{{Shakira}}
* Music/{{SHINee}}
* Music/ShortStack
* Music/AshleeSimpson
* Music/JessicaSimpson
* Music/SixpenceNoneTheRicher
* Music/SKE48
* Music/SamSmith
* Music/BritneySpears
* Music/SpiceGirls
* Music/SS501
* Music/StarBomb
* Music/{{Steps}}
* Music/StockAitkenWaterman
* Music/StrawberrySwitchblade
* Music/BarbraStreisand
* Music/{{Sugababes}}[[note]] See also Music/MutyaKeishaSiobhan, Music/MutyaBuena and Music/SiobhanDonaghy. [[/note]]
** Music/JadeEwen
* Music/SugarRay
* Music/DonnaSummer
** 1977 - ''Music/IRememberYesterday''
** 1979 - ''Music/BadGirls''
* Music/SuperJunior
* Music/{{Supercell}}
* Music/{{Tara}}
* Music/TakeThat
* Music/{{Tatu}}
* Music/{{Thalia}}
* Music/RobinThicke
* Music/TilaTequila
* Music/NamiTamaki
* Music/RobThomas[[note]]Also see Music/MatchboxTwenty[[/note]]
* Music/AshleyTisdale
* Music/TwoNEOne
* Music/TokioHotel
* Music/{{Tulisa}}
* Music/TinaTurner
* Music/{{Twinkle}}
* Music/UtadaHikaru
* Music/HollyValance
* Music/DianaVickers
* Music/VillagePeople
* Music/TheVeronicas
* Music/TheWanted
* Music/WasNotWas
* Creator/NikkiWebster
* Music/LauraWhite
* Music/GinWigmore
* Creator/JackWild
* Music/PaulWilliams
* Music/RobbieWilliams
* Music/ConchitaWurst
* Music/TayZonday
* Music/ZZWard
* The Disney tribute cover album ''Music/StayAwake'' (1988)
[[/index]]