Pop music has made such an impact on the youth of the world. It also impacts today's adults because pop is short for "popular" and a lot of people are willing to tune in no matter how old they are! The Weeknd is an awesome pop star included on this quiz and he discussed pop music when he said, "Prince turned experimental music into pop music. 'When Doves Cry,' the whole 'Purple Rain' soundtrack - he was inspired by the Cocteau Twins and new wave pop and brought it into R&B when he first started, and then it became this cool, next-level, kind of hard-to-digest music. Which is what I felt 'House of Balloons' was." (Brainy Quote).
Halsey is another excellent pop star included on this quiz. She mentioned pop music when she said, "As a songwriter, pop music really is a love and a joy and a science, and I feel like a lot of people look at pop music with a very formulaic perspective in numbers and patterns, but an outsider would think that the process is very natural." (Brainy Quote). Pick or pass on pop stars like the Weeknd and Halsey, as well as others to find out what sign the future spouse will be!
Lana Del Rey?
Lana Del Rey has the voice of the angel and the face of a beauty pageant queen. ironically enough, she sings a song about a girl doing her hair beauty queen style! Her biggest song to date is called Summertime Sadness but she has a lot of other great songs that people should listen to. If more people listened to her music, the world would be a much nicer place to live in. She is wonderful and spectacular in every way.
Justin Timberlake is a great singer with a long list of pop songs under his belt. He has been singing and making great music since the 90s. He once was part of a boy band but he chose to branch out and go on his own path down a solo journey of singing. He released an album as a solo artist and it was super successful. He once also dated Britney Spears, another super talented pop star from the 90s.
Ellie Goulding is a beautiful singer that so many people in the world love. She made a song for a movie called Fifty Shades of Grey that was super cute, sweet, and romantic, She is one of the best pop singers in the world today because she is able to hit high notes that others cannot. She hits high notes with such ease! It is like she does not even have to try very hard to hit those high notes at all.
According to Wikipedia, "Mariah Carey is a singer, songwriter, actress, record producer, and entrepreneur. Referred to as the 'Songbird Supreme' by the Guinness World Records, she is noted for her five-octave vocal range, power, melismatic style, and signature use of the whistle register. She rose to fame in 1990 after signing to Columbia Records and releasing her eponymous debut album, which topped the US Billboard 200 for eleven consecutive weeks." Time to either pick or pass on her for this round.
Taylor Swift is a singer from the world of country and from the world of pop. She crosses back and forth between genres which is a feat that not every singer can pull off. She easily goes back and forth between different genres because she has such a style and such a way about her, no one in the world seems to mind. She draws her inspiration from the dating struggles she has endured and faced in her real life.
Bruno Mars is a great pop singer who has been around for a while. His first song was a feature he did with a rapper named B.o.B. and the song revolved around the idea of a lovely young woman who he was trying to swoon with his words. He spent the entire song trying to convince her of how pretty she was from her hair to her skin to her smile. The song is super romantic and amazing to hear.
Lady Gaga is a huge pop star that a lot of people love more than ever these days. She has been accused of secretly loving Bradley Cooper because of the chemistry they have with each other when they sing their hit song "Shallow" together onstage. They are just friends and they just vibe really well together but the world wants to convince them to be together. They would make a very cute couple but he is already with another girl.
This redhead singer is one of the best when it comes to pop music. "Edward Christopher Sheeran, MBE is an English singer, songwriter, guitarist, record producer, and actor. He attended the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford as an undergraduate from the age of 18 in 2009. In early 2011, Sheeran independently released the extended play, No. 5 Collaborations Project." (Wikipedia). The world of pop music would not be the same without this man and all of his endless talent.
Rihanna is a pop singer with countless hit songs, a lingerie line, and a makeup line. She has truly cornered every single market she could possibly think of in order to create more wealth for herself. She has the mindset of a businesswoman and of an entrepreneur, beyond her mindset for singing and dancing onstage in front of millions of her devoted fans. She sometimes wears red hair and sometimes her hair is black. Either way, she always looks incredible.
Shawn Mendes is a handsome young male pop singer with a lot of passion and talent. He recently collaborated with Miley Cyrus and it was so amazing. They are both young and attractive so when they sing together it just looks super cool. Kourtney Kardashian recently weighed in on how attractive he is when she struggled to turn down a date offer from him on a hypothetical game on the Ellen show. He is a great pop star to listen to.
Katy Perry is a huge pop star who it is so easy to love. How could anyone dislike her? It was easier to be a fan of her when she had her long balk hair and her candy-colored outfits, yes. But she is still lovable today, even though things are different about her. She is very pretty with her clear, blue eyes and pale complexion. She looks better with dark hair than blonde hair so maybe she will go back to that.
This pop star is amazing with an amazing voice to match. "Samuel Frederick Smith is an English singer-songwriter. He rose to fame in October 2012 when he was featured on Disclosure's breakthrough single 'Latch', which peaked at number eleven on the UK Singles Chart. His subsequent feature—on Naughty Boy's 'La La La'—earned him his first number one single in May 2013." (Wikipedia). He has been around for a while and the world is quite happy about that because he rocks!
This woman stands out in any crowd she enters. She has blonde hair and a gap between her two front teeth. "Madonna Louise Ciccone is a singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. Referred to as the 'Queen of Pop' since the 1980s, Madonna is known for pushing the boundaries of songwriting in mainstream popular music and for the imagery she uses onstage and in music videos." (Wikipedia). She got her nickname for a reason and it totally suits her as a person.
This pop star is handsome and talented which is a very good combo! "Harry Edward Styles is an English singer, songwriter, and actor. His musical journey began in 2010 when he auditioned for the Brit singing competition The X Factor. He was eliminated early on but was brought back to form the boy band One Direction. The band finished in third place and signed with Syco." (Wikipedia). He was great as part of a boy band but he is even better solo!
This handsome pop singer is one of the best out there! "Justin Drew Bieber is a singer-songwriter. After talent manager Scooter Braun discovered his YouTube videos covering songs, he was signed to RBMG Records in 2008. Bieber then released his debut EP, My World, in late 2009. It was certified Platinum in the United States." (Wikipedia). The world is so very happy that Usher took a special interest in him and brought him up into fame in the Hollywood music industry.
Demi Lovato is a great singer who has dealt with her fair share of struggles and troubles over the years. Unfortunately, she got mixed up with the wrong crowd at a young age and it has been affecting her ever since. She releases excellent music and she has a very strong voice so we all hope that she is able to recover and be healthy. We want her to get into a safe mindset and be surrounded by the right people.
Zayn Malik is such a babe! He is truly the best pop star on this list when it comes to good looks. He was once part of One Direction but he chose to leave the group and go his own separate way. His solo journey has been incredible so far. In his personal life, he has dated a model named Gigi Hadid off and on for a few years now. They seem to have an unhealthy relationship between them though.
According to Wikipedia, "Christina María Aguilera is a singer, songwriter, actress and television personality. Her work has earned her five Grammy Awards, one Latin Grammy Award, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. She has sold more than 75 million records worldwide, making her one of the world's best-selling music artists. In 2009, she ranked at number 58 on Rolling Stone's list of 100 Greatest Singers of All Time." Pick or pass on a blonde pop star like her!
Nick Jonas is the youngest brother from the Jonas Brothers band. He is also one of the main singers along with his middle brother Joe Jonas. they have recently announced on social media that they are getting back together as a group to release new songs and go on tour together. They have created a lot of hype and excitement because people are looking forward to seeing what they are going to bring to the table coming up very soon.
Ariana Grande belongs on this list almost more than anyone else does because she is the epitome of pop music in today's era. Across social media, she has a high number of followers who love to check in with her and like her posts. Her fans and followers truly adore her and absolutely love her because her music is so cute and catchy. She wears her hair in a high ponytail pretty often so that is an easy way to recognize her.
According to Wikipedia, "Adele Laurie Blue Adkins MBE is an English singer-songwriter. After graduating from the BRIT School in 2006, Adele signed a recording contract with XL Recordings. In 2007, she received the Brit Awards Critics' Choice award and won the BBC Sound of 2008 poll. Her debut album, 19, was released in 2008 to commercial and critical success. It is certified eight times platinum in the UK, and three times platinum in the US." Pick or pass on her.
Adam Levine is an incredible pop star who has sung some awesome songs in his day. He is the lead singer of a band called Maroon 5 and along with his band, he has created a major name for himself. He is also a judge on a singing competition show called The Voice. A cool fact about him is the fact that he is covered in tattoos on his arms, chest, back, and stomach. Pick or pass on Adam Levine.
Britney Spears is one of the biggest pop stars ever. We know her from her time making music in the 90s and she had a Vegas residency where she performed all the time for a while also. She lived there and put on regular shows that were always sold out in terms of ticket sales. She chose to end the residency after a few years because she wanted to focus more on her family. Pick or pass on Britney Spears.
According to Wikipedia, "Gwen Renée Stefani is a singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. She is a co-founder and the lead vocalist of the band No Doubt, whose singles include 'Just a Girl' and 'Don't Speak' from their 1995 breakthrough studio album Tragic Kingdom, as well as 'Hey Baby' and 'It's My Life' from later albums." She has blonde hair and washboard abs! She also usually always wears bright red lipstick to match her style onstage during her major shows.
According to Wikipedia, "Charles Otto Puth Jr. is a singer, songwriter and record producer. His initial exposure came through the viral success of his song videos uploaded to YouTube. 'See You Again' was released as Puth's debut single in 2015, which he co-wrote, co-produced, and performed with Wiz Khalifa for the Furious 7 soundtrack as a tribute to Paul Walker. It peaked at number one on the US Billboard 100 for 12 non-consecutive weeks." Pick or pass on this guy!
This lady sure does know how to sing! She sings super incredibly with a voice full of power and talent. "Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is a singer, songwriter, actress, director, record producer, and dancer. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Beyoncé performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child. She rose to fame in the late 1990s as the lead singer of the R&B girl-group Destiny's Child." (Wikipedia). Pick or pass on a singer like her right about now!
The Weeknd is an awesome pop star to pick for this round. "Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, better known by his stage name The Weeknd, is a singer, songwriter, dancer, and record producer. The Weeknd has helped to broaden the musical palette of R&B by incorporating indie and electronic music influences; his work has been categorized as alternative R&B. The Weeknd anonymously uploaded several songs to YouTube." (Wikipedia). In his personal life, he has been dating Bella Hadid for a long while.
Shakira is a singer who is also known for her ability to dance super well. She can really shake her hips to the beat of any song. She shakes her hips the best to her own songs! She is often compared to other singers and dancers like Jennifer Lopez who also sings very well and dances very well. Shakira is a great star who should always get picked instead of passed for quizzes like this one! Pick or pass on her.
Selena Gomez is a lovely singer with some super cute songs to offer. She brings a lot to the table. An interesting fact about Selena Gomez is the fact that she used to date Justin Bieber before he married Hailey Baldwin. They were a cute couple way back in the day and a lot of her fans wish they would get back together at some point. He is married now and does love his new wife so that may not happen.
Alicia Keys has stolen the hearts of millions of people. Her fans are devoted o her and dedicated to her in every single way. It is because she has such a powerful singing voice and she is so fun to listen to. She embarked on a journey of going all natural with her hair and makeup and it worked out for her very well. She does not need makeup to look pretty, nor does she need to wear fake hair.
This pop singer is wonderful! "Liam James Payne is an English singer and songwriter. He rose to fame as a member of the boy band One Direction. Payne made his debut as a singer when he auditioned for the Brit television series The X Factor in 2008. After being eliminated as a solo performer, he auditioned again in 2010 and was put into a group with four other contestants to form One Direction." (Wikipedia). How could anyone pass on a guy like him?
Jennifer Lopez is a beautiful singer who also dances very well. She recently performed onstage for an award show ceremony and she sang and danced a few great songs in a row. She has a gorgeous look to her and her style totally matches it. She is the type of woman that other women are envious of since she is utterly beautiful. Men wish they could date her but she is about to be married to a new man very soon.
This pop star is named Usher! "Usher Raymond IV is a singer, songwriter, and dancer. He was born in Dallas, Texas, but raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee until moving to Atlanta, Georgia. At the age of 12, his mother put him in local singing competitions, before catching the attention of a music A&R from LaFace Records." (Wikipedia). He is the guy who let the world know about Justin Bieber and because of that, we all love him so much more than before!
P!nk is a huge talent in the music industry as of late. She has short blonde hair but she sometimes wears her hair dyed red or pink. She has a few kids and she is very happy as a mom in her personal life. She has a rock style about her but she usually sings really good and super fun pop songs. Every song that she releases seems to be a great song to listen to so her fans are happy!
Miley Cyrus is a singer who has been famous since she was only about 9 years old. She started off on a very popular TV show that aired on the Disney channel, a channel dedicated to young kids who love to be entertained. She showed focused on her struggle to maintain the life of a normal kid while also being a superstar onstage. It was a very cute show and it ran for several successful seasons a few years back.
Lorde is an amazing songstress. "Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor is a New Zealand singer, songwriter and record producer. Taking inspiration from aristocracy for her stage name, she is known for employing unconventional musical styles and thoughtful songwriting. Born in the Auckland suburb of Takapuna and raised in neighboring Devonport, Lorde expressed interest in performing at local venues in her early teens. She signed with Universal Music Group in 2009." (Wikipedia). Lorde should totally get picked for this round right now.
Carly Rae Jepsen?
It is time to play a game of "pick or pass" with a lovely pop star like Carly Rae Jepsen. Carly Rae Jepsen is super talented and amazing. Anyone who has not yet heard of Carly Rae Jepsen should look her up right away because she is someone that the whole world should know about. She released a few super cute and catchy songs and they showcase her talent in a very interesting way. She is a bright light in the world.
Kesha is a talented pop star with a long list of fun songs to dance to. She dealt with some sad personal problems during her life in recent years and it kept her from being able to release new music for a while. Finally, she was freed from a bad contract and able to release new songs. She released a song that revealed her true feelings about a sad event that took place in her life. The song is called "Praying".
It is time to play the game of "pick or pass" with Kelly Clarkson. She is a beautiful star with a lot of heart and passion. One of her biggest songs ever is called "Because of You" and there was a talented songwriter named Joshua Russell who was on the team of writers that brought that song to life. She owes her success and level of fame to some very talented songwriters like him and the people he worked with.
Halsey is a cool pop star who is only 24 years old this year. She dated a rapper on the scene for a few months but the relationship did not last. She is the type of person who seems to take love and relationships very seriously. In one of her songs, she sings about how she is bad at love. She is bad loving others and being loved by others. We can all sort of relate to that sad feeling.
According to Wikipedia, "Shaffer Chimere Smith, known professionally as Ne-Yo, is a singer, songwriter, record producer, actor, and dancer. He gained fame for his songwriting abilities when he penned his 2004 hit 'Let Me Love You' for singer Mario. The single's successful release in the United States prompted an informal meeting between Ne-Yo and Def Jam's label head and the signing of a recording contract." This pop star sings his own awesome songs and writes great songs for others too.
Will Dua Lipa get picked? According to Wikipedia, "Dua Lipa is an English singer and songwriter. After signing with Warner Music Group in 2015, she soon released her first single 'New Love'. Her self-titled debut studio album was released on 2 June 2017. The album spawned seven singles, including two UK top-10 singles 'Be the One' and 'IDGAF'." She recently won an award and at the award show, she gave a very long acceptance speech that sort of annoyed some people there!
Rita Ora is a great singer who a lot of people adore and love. She dated Rob Kardashian for a little a while which seemed like a very random pairing. They were a happy couple at the time, even though he is a very dramatic type of guy. She has since dated other people so she is obviously doing just fine. She wears her hair in a bleach blonde style which looks very pretty on her. She also has a pretty face!
This male pop star rocks! According to Wikipedia, "Mahone began his journey by posting videos on YouTube in June 2010. More music videos followed, and by January 2011 he began to build an online following. In October 2011, Mahone posted a video covering Justin Bieber's "Mistletoe". On February 14, 2012, Mahone independently released his first single, 11:11, to iTunes. On June 5, 2012, he released his second single worldwide, 'Say Somethin'." Pick or pass on her Austin Mahone for this round.
According to Wikipedia, "Avril Ramona Lavigne is a singer, songwriter, and actress. By the age of 15, she had appeared on stage with Shania Twain and by 16, she had signed a two-album recording contract with Arista Records worth more than $2 million. Her debut studio album, Let Go (2002), emphasized a skate punk persona in which she has since been often referred by critics and music publications." She is so wonderful and she should get picked for this round!
Jessie J is a pop star who releases awesome music on the radio and is currently doing pretty well in her private life. She has been dating Channing Tatum for a while which is super cool. They seem like they are very happy together. Sometimes she wears purple hair and sometimes she wears her naturally dark hair. Her hair color changes go with her mood and she is totally free to switch things up whenever she wants to do that.
Joe Jonas is the super handsome middle brother from the Jonas Brothers boy band. Luckily for devoted fans everywhere, he and his brothers are getting back together to release new music and go on a tour together. They were famous during the 2000s and now in 2019, we are all ready to see them make a huge comeback to the music scene. Joe Jonas is one of the main singers from the group along with his younger brother Nick Jonas.
This pop star is one of the best of our day! According to Wikipedia, "Karla Camila Cabello Estrabao is a Cuban singer and songwriter. She rose to prominence as a member of the girl group Fifth Harmony, formed on The X Factor in 2012, signing a joint record deal with Syco Music and Epic Records. While a part of Fifth Harmony, Cabello began to establish herself as a solo artist with the release of the collaborations." She truly does deserve to get picked!
Jason Derulo is a super great pop star who releases fun music for people to dance to. His music is always catchy and fun, no matter what. One of his songs is called "Trumpets" and it is actually quite romantic. The song is about his love and adoration for the woman he is with. He sings about how he feels for her and the way she looks since he thinks she is pretty to stare at in her natural state.
The coolest thing about a pop star like Sia is the fact that she is secretive and quiet about her true self. She is a mystery to a lot of her fans because she does not even like to show her face during her the bulk of her shows and performances. She is probably a very shy woman because she does not like for people to look at her while she is singing the lovely lyrics to her lovely songs.