A style of pop music characterized by a strong melody line, heavy use of guitars, and simple rhythm.
More example sentences
- From the Replacements to the Hang Ups, Minneapolis has long been a beacon for tuneful, crunchy power pop.
- Scotland's Teenage Fanclub are the standard-bearers of modern power pop.
- The music is Southern power pop with a dash of blues thrown in for good measure.
Definition of power pop in:
- The US English dictionary