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Who Did that Pop Song #2

Name the musical artists or groups who recorded these mass-market hits.
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Last updated: January 6, 2018
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Year
Song
Band or Artist
2016
Stressed Out
Twenty One Pilots
2016
Hello
Adele
2016
Cheap Thrills
Sia
2015
Can't Feel My Face
The Weeknd
2014
Counting Stars
OneRepublic
2014
All About That Bass
Meghan Trainor
2013
Blurred Lines
Robin Thicke
2013
Dark Horse
Katy Perry
2013
Wake Me Up!
Avicii
2012
Starships
Nicki Minaj
2011
We Found Love
Rihanna
2011
Moves Like Jagger
Maroon 5
2008
Low
Flo Rida
Year
Song
Band or Artist
2002
Complicated
Avril Lavigne
2000
Love Don't Cost a Thing
Jennifer Lopez
2000
Bye Bye Bye
NSYNC
1999
Wild Wild West
Will Smith
1999
All Star
Smash Mouth
1998
The Boy is Mine
Brandy and Monica
1997
Barbie Girl
Aqua
1996
Champagne Supernova
Oasis
1996
Always Be My Baby
Mariah Carey
1994
Kiss from a Rose
Seal
1990
U Can't Touch This
MC Hammer
1990
Escapade
Janet Jackson
1968
A Little Less Conversation
Elvis Presley
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Level 63
Feb 6, 2018
I would not call some of these Pop music. But I feel like that term is used for certain songs where you're not quite sure what it is.
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Level 46
Mar 12, 2018
Pop music is music that is popular, you can't deny that these songs have been and were popular, pop music tends to be more modern music too.
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Level 44
Mar 12, 2018
Pop music has nothing to do with being modern.
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Level 66
Jul 29, 2019
dont know what you think is popmusic, but it is generally what is being played on the radio.

And @matthew07 pop music definitely has something to do with being modern. No beethoven would ever be popmusic even if it gets super popular and the entire world will love it tomorrow. That being said it doesnt mean that songs from several decades ago cant still be considered pop music. Modern yes, but not necessarily recent, as in the last couple of years.

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Level 45
Mar 12, 2018
https://www.jetpunk.com/user-quizzes/203068/countries-of-the-world-missing-vowels Fun quiz I made if you want to try it out
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Level 65
Mar 12, 2018
I wouldn't really describe as Oasis as a pop band?
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Level 86
Mar 12, 2018
I think of them as alternative, but point taken. There are a number on here though that could be considered not-pop. Hammer and Smith are rappers. Are the R&B artists here considered pop?
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Level 69
Mar 12, 2018
It sucks not everyone got All Star
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Level 61
Mar 12, 2018
SOMEBODY
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Level 46
Mar 14, 2018
What a weird selection of songs.
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Level 48
Mar 14, 2018
Got lost after 2002, since the music got that much worse after that.
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Level 41
May 5, 2022
Maybe it didn't get worse. Maybe you just got older, grumpier and more small minded.
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Level 74
Mar 14, 2018
"Hello" came out in 2015 (late, but still).
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Level 40
Mar 14, 2018
shrek is love shrek is life
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Level 83
Apr 2, 2018
As others have mentioned, the selection seems odd - basically songs from 1990 forward, EXCEPT one from 1968?? Seems like a better approach would be to cover the genre from its beginnings to the present, OR break it into decades or eras.
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Level 66
Jul 29, 2019
Maybe he wanted to put the recent one in (remix) by JunkieXL which was about 2002. And then changed his mind and put the original in.
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Level 82
Apr 16, 2019
Oasis = Indie Rock. Was Champagne Supernova even in top 100 mainstream single?
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Level 91
Nov 6, 2019
it was number one on the US modern rock chart.
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Level 47
May 9, 2019
*twentyone pilots fans quake*
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Level 84
Jan 20, 2020
I did really well on all of the pre-1990 song.
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Level 60
May 8, 2020
Only got Janet from guessing Jackson for Michael or Jackson 5
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Level 81
Jun 22, 2022
This quiz jumps from 1968 to 1990. What happened to the 21 years in between? Lots of good music in that time.