Europop

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Europop
Stylistic origins Pop - Eurodisco - House
Cultural origins Late 1970s/Early 1980s Europe
Typical instruments Synthesizer
Electronic keyboard
Electronic drums
Guitar
Electric guitar
Vocoder
Mainstream popularity Large in Europe during early stages until worldwide popularity in the 1990s and today.
Other topics
Electropop, Eurodance

Europop is a form of pop music that originated in Europe during the late 1970s. Europop is usually different than U.S. pop music due to its dance-oriented sound. It is similar to European electropop and Eurodance.