|Stylistic origins||Pop - Eurodisco - House|
|Cultural origins||Late 1970s/Early 1980s Europe|
|Mainstream popularity||Large in Europe during early stages until worldwide popularity in the 1990s and today.|
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.