Definition of 'pop music'
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Within pop music all genres collide all of the time. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Why do people think that pop music has to be people singing about their feelings? The Sun (2013)Why do old people dislike pop music? The Sun (2013)Pop music is all about chutzpah and star quality. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It was a celebration of all that was utterly ridiculous and absurd and great about pop music. THE LAST PARTY: Britpop, Blair and the demise of English rock (2003)And all they wanted to talk about was pop music or football. Times, Sunday Times (2014)That is what's so appealing about pop music to people. The Sun (2013) People still like pop music. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I'm talking about chart pop music. Times, Sunday Times (2014)So let them read about football or pop music if that's what they're into. The Sun (2014)Older listeners have complained that Radio 4 is running too many documentaries about rock and pop music. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Of course, the brilliant thing about pop music is that it's shallow and subject to change. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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