The song derives from the abbreviation of "popular" and is present in several countries. It is considered one of the main and most famous musical genres today.
Pop music emerged in the 1950s in the United States and the United Kingdom. Due to its success, it soon spread to several countries around the world. It can be incorporated with diverse musical styles such as rock, dance, urban, country, soul and Latin music.
One of the main artists responsible for the success of pop music is Britney Spears, Beyoncé, Adele, Katy Perry and Beyoncé.
The main elements of pop music are: written with basic format, medium to short duration, well produced, repeated beats and choruses, lyrics with universal themes and hooks. A genre considered one of the most commercial.