pop "Pop music" is a broad-term for many different types of music: The term is flexible, and the music labeled "pop" changes frequently. It does, however, usually refer to popular, mainstream music with emphasis on a catchy melody and accessible style.
Yuri Santos known by his stage name Aggro Santos, is a Brazilian born, British rap vocalist. He first rose to fame in early 2010 when his debut single: Candy was released, featuring vocals from ex-Pussycat Doll member, Kimberly Wyatt.
Santos was born in São Paulo, Brazil and subsequently moved to Balham, South London. He signed with record label Future Records in 2009 and has released two videos since becoming signed: 'Rhythm N Flow' and 'Candy'
Before being signed he released[..]
S Club (formerly S Club 7) is a pop group which were active from 1999 to 2003. The group have released eleven singles, all top five hits and four number ones, which are Bring It All Back, Have You Ever, Never Had A Dream Come True and Don't Stop Movin'. They have also released four albums: S Club, 7, Sunshine and Seeing Double. The group split up in 2003 and influenced pop music in many ways. They also had four series of their television show: L.A.7, Hollywood 7, Viva S Club and Miami 7.
AJ, or Alexander James McLean (9. January 1978) the voice that captured the hearts of millions around the world as a member of the group the Backstreet Boys. On January 20, 2010, his first debut album Have It All, was released in Japan. It was released in the U.S. on March 20, 2010.
For the last 12 months, AJ has been in the studio writing with One Republic’s Ryan Tedder, *NSYNC’s JC Chasez, as well as industry legends, Mark Hudson and Kristin Lundin to create his debut. The album,[..]
Alesha Anjanette Dixon, (born 7 October 1978, in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom) is an English singer, MC, songwriter, television personality and former member of R&B girl group Mis-Teeq.
After the band split in 2005, Alesha pursued a solo career. She released two singles from the album, Fired Up in 2006 but after limited success in, she was dropped by Polydor in 2006. The album was eventually released in Japan in 2008. After gaining popularity by winning[..]
Aliana "Ali" Lohan (born December 22, 1993) is an aspiring singer, model, and actress. She is the younger sister of actress and pop singer Lindsay Lohan. Lohan began her career like her sister as a Ford Model, exposing her image to the public since age three. Ali has been in print campaigns for magazines such as Vogue Bambini, Teen Vogue and Rave Girl. Ali's debut single All The Way Around made its way on the iTunes Top 100. Lohan also starred in the reality program Living[..]
All-4-One is a Grammy Award-winning male R&B group best known for their hit single "I Swear" from their self-titled 1994 debut album.
The group comprises Tony Borowiak, Jamie Jones, Delious Kennedy, and Alfred Nevarez, all from the Antelope Valley and Victor Valley, California areas, but are based in Glendale, California.
Candice Alley stormed onto the Australian music scene with her debut single “Falling.” As one of the hits of 2003, “Falling” claimed a Top 5 spot in the charts and Candice became the Number 1 Australian Artist to feature on the National Airplay, charting for 32 weeks. Not bad for a song that took her 20 minutes to write! On the back of the success of “Falling” and her debut album “Colorblind” Candice supported Enrique Iglesias’ Australian Tour. She also opened[..]
Alyssa Reid (born March 15, 1993) is a Canadian singer and songwriter born in Edmonton, Alberta. Her debut television appearance was on the television show Party Mamas. She was also runner up for The Next Star, a Canadian reality television show on YTV. She is signed to Canadian record label Wax Records. She currently lives in Brampton, Ontario, a suburb in the Greater Toronto Area. The Alone Again Songfacts reports that her debut album, The Game, was[..]
Amanda Stott (born on May 6, 1982) is a Canadian pop singer from Brandon, Manitoba, Canada.
Amanda grew up on her family farm but her father was a saxophonist and pianist. She started singing in her church choir when she was just three years old and first gained prominence as a country singer at the 1994 Dauphin CountryFest. In 1999, she was signed to Warner Music Canada and her first self-titled CD was released in 2000. This album prompted single "Black is Black" which[..]
A brand new artist from Vernon, British Columbia, Canada. He was the feature performer for the Sochi 2014 hand off finale on the internationally broadcast Closing Ceremony of the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games held in Whistler.
Allen has released an 11 track CD called The Living Room Sessions and recently released his first produced EP with 5 tracks on it. Radio stations are now taking up requests from his first hit: Loving You Tonight
Allen has toured many parts of America and[..]
Aslyn Mitchell (b. 1980) is an American singer and songwriter originally from Gainesville, Florida. She currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia. She has toured with Ryan Cabrera, Ari Hest, The Click Five, Chris Isaak, and Better than Ezra. Her debut album appeared on the Capitol Records label, produced by Guy Chambers (Kylie Minogue, Delta Goodrem) and Eric Valentine.
In 2005, she released her debut album titled Lemon Love. The name Lemon Love is due to the fact that every car[..]
"Auburn," as you will quickly notice, refers to more than one band. First is an R&B/pop singer who sings "La La La." Most other tracks are from a southern metalcore band of the same name.
According to the La La La Songfacts, Auburn Williams was born in Minneapolis to a single mother. She began singing in church and listened to nothing but gospel music as a kid. When she was 13, Auburn began performing with a local all-girl group called Loyal and she continued[..]
Francesca Battistelli (born May 18, 1985) is an Italian-American christian musician from New York City, New York. She was originally an independent artist and had released an independent album, just a breath, in 2004. Her first studio album on Fervent Records, My Paper Heart, was released on July 22, 2008. According to the Free To Be Me Songfacts, "Free To Be Me" was released as the second single from the album and it shattered records in becoming the most added song[..]
Christian Joseph Morata Bautista (born October 19, 1981 in Imus, Cavite, Philippines) is a Filipino singer. He is popular in other Southeast Asian countries, such as Indonesia and Thailand.
He was the third runner-up in Star in a Million when he was nabbed by Warner Music Philippines. Over time, he was noticed around other countries such as Indonesia and Thailand, where he has #1 hit single for "The Way You Look At Me" for both countries. Other hits include "Colour[..]
There are several artists under this name:
1. Bebe is a Spanish singer. She was born María Rebolledo in Extremadura, Spain. Her parents were members of the folk group Surberina. Her breakthrough album as a well known artist (in Spain) was entitled Pafuera Telarañas.
She won the Best New Artist award at the 2005 Latin Grammy Awards, and was nominated for five awards total.
2. BeBe (베베) is also a Korean pop/rock trio. Woo Yeon Ju provide the vocals, Mal Jjang play the guitar[..]
Drew Seeley (born April 30, 1982) is a Canadian actor, songwriter, and performer.
Seeley was born in Ontario, Canada, and has been acting since he was 10. Drew was also a member of the group Nu Ground. With appearances on The Guiding Light, Dawson's Creek, and One Tree Hill, he has familiarized himself with many aspects of television. Get'cha Head in the Game, a song he co-wrote for the movie High School Musical, climbed the iTunes and Hot 100 charts just weeks after the release[..]
Beverley Mitchell is known for her role as Lucy Camden-Kinkirk on the CW series, 7th Heaven. Beverley Mitchell was born on January 22, 1981 in Arcadia, California and was noticed by an agent when she was 5 years old. Beverley's first TV series was "Big Brother Jake", she went on to be in episodes of SeaQuest DSV, Baywatch, The Faculty and Melrose Place... just to name a few. Beverley was also in the Mini-Series, "Sinatra" as the 7-9 year old Nancy Sinatra.
Billy Gilman (born William Wendell Gilman III May 24, 1988) is an American country music singer.
Born in Hope Valley, Rhode Island, with his parents Mr. & Mrs. William Gilman Jr., Gilman first received notice as a performer at age seven, attracting the attention of a local vocal coach, Angela Bacari, who later became his manager. Eventually he met with Ray Benson (of Asleep at the Wheel) who helped him record demos, including "Roly Poly". Two months later he was[..]
Born: February 21, 1989
Brooklyn, New York
Corbin Bleu followed in his fathers footsteps and began appearing in television commercials at the age two, for products such as Life cereal, Bounty, Hasbro, and Nabisco. It was at that time he also discovered his love for dance when he began taking jazz and ballet classes, usually the only boy in the class. By the age of four he was a model with the Ford Modeling Agency in New York. He appeared in print ads for stores such as[..]
Bob Carlisle (born 1956 in Los Angeles, California) is an American Christian singer.
He performed with several bands, most notably Allies, before launching his solo career.
He is best known for his hit song "Butterfly Kisses", a favorite for father-daughter dances at weddings, which appeared on his third solo album. That album, originally titled Shades of Grace, was later re-released as Butterfly Kisses (Shades of Grace) because of the success of the single.[..]
The group was created by producer Frank Farian in 1975 and was composed of four West Indian artists working in London, Germany and the Netherlands: singers Marcia Barrett and Liz Mitchell, model Maizie Williams and DJ Bobby Farrell. Boney M is noted for the mix of white and black music—the producer Farian is white and the singers are black; significantly many songs are black (freedom) songs, for example “No More Chain Gang” in the album Oceans Of Fantasy.
b4-4 is a Canadian boy band from Toronto, Canada. The band has 3 members: twins Ryan and Dan Kowarsky, and Ohad Einbinder. Although friends for several years, the group did not officially form until 1999. After spontaneously walking into Sony Records Toronto office, the group performed impromptu for Sony's A&R head and chief recording engineer. Impressed, the trio was signed to the label, and the album b4-4 was produced.
b4-4 had moderate success in Canada. Notable singles[..]
Five distinct personalities joining forces to make one mighty sound — that’s Runner Runner. The SoCal band’s self-titled debut album — released through a new partnership with Capitol Records, C.E. Music (a new label formed by David Letterman’s Worldwide Pants Inc.) and Jack Ponti’s MRV label — combines skillful songwriting and musicianship, punk-infused intensity and humungous pop hooks.
The entrance that Runner Runner – front man Ryan Ogren, guitarists[..]
Javier Colon, also known as Javier, is an American singer/songwriter, born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, the son of a Dominican father and Puerto Rican mother. The Stitch By Stitch Songfacts states that beginning on April 26, 2011, Colon appeared as a contestant on the first season of NBC's reality talent show The Voice. After getting through to the final, Colon sung “Stitch by Stitch,” then a cover of Michael Jackson‘s "Man In The Mirror” with his coach Adam Levine.[..]
Peter Gene Hernandez (born October 8, 1985 in Waikiki, Hawaii), better known by his stage name Bruno Mars, is a Filipino-Puerto Rican American singer-songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist signed to Atlantic Records. He is most well known for his hit Just The Way You Are, which went #1 in 9 countries in 2010. He is also known for singing/co-writing the hooks for the #1 hit Nothin' On You by B.o.B, and Billionaire by Travie McCoy; he also co-wrote the international hits[..]
Nicholas Scott Cannon (born October 8, 1980) is an American rapper, comedian, music producer and actor
After signing with Jive Records in 2001, he was featured alongside Lil' Romeo and 3LW on the Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius soundtrack with a cover of the 1988 hit song "Parents Just Don't Understand".His debut self titled album was released in 2003 and included the single "Your Pops Don't Like Me".
In 2005, Cannon formed his own record label, Can I Ball[..]
The Carpenters were a vocal and instrumental duo, consisting of siblings Karen and Richard Carpenter. Though often referred to by the public as "The Carpenters", the duo's official name on authorized recordings and press materials is simply Carpenters without the definite article. During a period in the 1970s when louder and wilder rock was in great demand, Richard and Karen produced a distinctively soft musical style that made them one of the best-selling music[..]
Casey Donovan (Born May 13, 1988) is a singer-songwriter/ musical actress, who initially shot to fame when she won the second season of Australian Idol in 2004, at just 16 years of age. Making her the youngest person to ever to win Australian Idol and one of the youngest in the world. Her unique style and emotionally charged performances won her many fans. Including the Idol judges, most notably Ian “Dicko” Dickson who proclaimed her “not only one of the finest young talents[..]
Greyson Michael Chance (born August 16, 1997) is a 13-year-old child singer from Edmond, Oklahoma, United States who catapulted to Internet popularity in May of 2010 with his live interpretation of Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi". His performance, which was held at a local choir festival in April, won the attention of the producers of The Ellen DeGeneres show, who invited him to perform on the show on May 13, 2010. His debut single, "Waiting Outside The Lines",[..]
Cher Lloyd (born 28 July 1993) is an English singer and rapper from Malvern, Worcestershire who rose to fame from her part in the reality TV series The X Factor. Lloyd released her debut single, Swagger Jagger, on 31 July 2011 and it reached number one on the UK Singles Chart on 7 August 2011. Her debut album was released on the 7th of November 2011. After the final of The X Factor it was announced that Lloyd had been signed by SYCO MUSIC. Songwriter Autumn Rowe and producer RedOne worked[..]
Jesus Alberto Miranda Perez (Chino) (born November 15, 1984) and Miguel Ignacio Mendoza (Nacho) (born August 22, 1983), is a Venezuelan reggaeton duo that gained international play due to their history. They are one of the first Venezuelan reggaeton labels that have gained international play. Although the band does mostly reggaeton, they also do various types of music including alternative, salsa, classic,reggae, and many other types.
David Choi is a native Los Angeles singer/songwriter/producer whose songs and tracks have been heard on NBC, FOX, VH1, MTV, A&E, E!, Travel Channel, Style, PBS, Food Network, Disney, retail stores all over the USA, as well as in national commercials overseas. He has worked with brands such as Kelloggs, Starburst, American Cancer Society, GE, YesStyle, Google, Toyota, Samsung, and JC Penney. On YouTube, he has over 1,000,000 subscribers and over 100,000,000 total video[..]
Chris Medina (born 1984) is a North American singer born in Chicago, Illinois.
He released a single called "What Are Words" on February 25, 2011, the day after his elimination from American Idol. He made it to the top 40 out of 327 contestants. The song is about his fiancée who suffered a brain injury as the result of a car accident on Oct 2, 2009. The song debuted at #22 on the Heatseekers Songs chart, and then reached #83 on the Billboard Hot 100. It has since sold[..]
Lauren Christy is a singer and songwriter born in London, England. She studied at the Bush Davies Ballet School from age 11 to 17, before she decided to become a musical artist.
She was a member of several bands. Her first band, Pink Ash, consisted of six male members and herself. She called herself Susie Reptile. After frantically writing and looking for inspiration from her keyboards, Lauren achieved both a publishing deal with EMI and a major label record contract with Polygram[..]
Nikki Cleary (born May 11, 1988 as Brittney Nicole Cleary) is a pop-rock singer.
Cleary first hit the pop market with the catchy song "I.M. Me" while still using her given name. Her debut album, Everything I Wished For, was released independently under the Free Falls record label. The album hit #45 on Billboard's Top Independent Albums chart. When Cleary signed with Jive Records in the summer of 2002, they asked to change her name because they already had a Britney on[..]
Coco Lee is a Chinese-American singer-songwriter, record producer and actress. While she was raised in San Francisco, she was born in Hong Kong.
Coco gained international recoginition with "A Love Before Time" from the motion picture "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon." In 2002, she became the first Chinese singer to sing the U.S. National Anthem at a major global sporting event. It was around this time she released her debut English language album, "Just[..]
David Sneddon is a London based Glaswegian singer/songwriter who had a no1 hit in the UK in January 2003 with 'Stop Living The Lie' after he entered and won the BBC's reality TV show Fame Academy in 2002. He went on to have a further 2 top twenty hits and a no5 album entitled 'Seven Years - Ten Weeks'.
Having tasted fame and fortune and life as a celebrity, in October 2003 David made the shock announcement that he wanted to quit his career as a pop artist in order to concentrate full time[..]
Kate DeAraugo (born November 5, 1985), is an Australian singer, and was the winner of the third season of Australian Idol in 2005.
A former swimming teacher, Kate DeAraugo had auditioned for Australian Idol, in both the first (2003) and in the second season (2004), but didn't manage to make it past the audition stage of the competition. Since her first two auditions, DeAraugo had travelled from Bendigo, Victoria to the Gold Coast, Queensland for singing lessons with Vanetta[..]
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Shawn Fernandes (better known as Shawn Desman) (born on 12 January 1982 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian R&B singer of Portuguese descent.
According to his own account, in his youth his friends referred to him as "Dez, man" - thus creating his artistic pseudonym Desman. His self-titled breakthrough album in 2002 featured three top ten singles ("Shook", "Spread My Wings" and "Get Ready") on the Canadian charts.[..]
There are at least three artists with this name:
1. A pop singer
2. A remix group
3. Abbreviation of deepearth.void
Devin Star Tailes (born July 2, 1989), better known by her stage name Dev, is an American recording artist. She was discovered by The Cataracs when she made an Amy Winehouse cover and posted it onto MySpace back in 2008. Dev's song Booty Bounce was sampled in Far East Movement's hit single Like A G6 which reached number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, and sold[..]
Donnie is the newest male solo artist from the United States on Bad Boy Records. He was originally trying out for a spot in the group that we know now know as Day26, but Diddy saw potential in him a solo artist. His debut album is slated for an April release and features the single "Take You There" with Diddy, and other songs such as "Spank Me", and "So Over U".
From Donnie's Official Myspace Page:
Donnie is a member of ASCAP and the Screen Actors[..]
Born into a musical family, Candice, Christie and Danielle Beu learned from an early age to appreciate and understand all aspects of the entertainment industry. The sisters, encouraged by their parents, Broadway veterans (“A Chorus Line”), steadily developed their collective and individual talents.
In 1988, the Beu family (parents and eight siblings) left the bright lights of New York City for the serene sounds of New Smyrna Beach, Florida. By the end of the ‘90s,[..]
For Whitney Duncan, it's always been about the right relationships. They helped shape her as a young girl nurturing her passion for music in a small Tennessee town. They were there to support her efforts to break into the upper reaches of the music business as a teenager. And, not long ago, when her path seemed uncertain, she knew she would find them again.
"There were times when I wondered, 'Is this going to work?’” she says, "and times when I was frustrated, but[..]
There is more than one artist with this name: A female singer-songwriter originally from Guadalajara, A reggae artist from los angeles, california; mexico; A bedroom musician from Florida; a slovak rock band that should be called Elán, and a hip hop/experimental beat producer from California (eLan).
1) Elan is a singer-songwriter originally from Guadalajara, mexico. She landed a few years ago in the fertile musical landscape of Southern California and quickly[..]