Pop mimhanzi inorudzi rwemimhanzi yakakurumbira yakatanga mufananidzo wayo wemazuva ano muUnited States neUnited Kingdom pakati peC1950s. Izwi rokuti "mimhanzi yakakurumbira" uye "mimhanzi pop" inowanzoshandiswa zvakasiyana, kunyange zvazvo yekare inotsanangura mimhanzi yose yakakurumbira uye inosanganisira mitambo yakasiyana-siyana. "Pop" uye "dombo" zvaive zvakafanana nemamwe mazwi kusvikira nguva ye1960 yakaguma, pavakaramba vachiwedzera kusiyana kune mumwe nemumwe. Kunyange zvazvo mimwe yemimhanzi inowanikwa mumatarekiti erekodhi inoonekwa semimhanzi yep pop, iyo yakasiyana nemitambo yechati. Pop mimhanzi yakashata, uye kazhinji inokwereta zvinhu kubva kune dzimwe nzira dzakadai semaguta, dhani, dombo, chiLatin, uye nyika; zvisinei, pane zvikamu zvemukati zvinotsanangura mimhanzi yep pop. Zviratidzo zvinosanganisira kazhinji nhepfenyuro dzepakati-refu dzakanyorwa mubasa guru (kazhinji ndima ye-chorus), pamwe chete nekushandiswa kwakajairika kwezvinhu zvinowanzodiwa, zvinyorwa zvinyorwa, uye zvikoreko.

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