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What does JPOP stand for?

JPOP stands for Japanese Popular Music

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  • Slang/chat, popular culture

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Though almost all musical elements in modern Japanese popular music originated in the Western world, they have been domesticated or re-organized to produce something quite different from their original Western counterparts.
At the previous two festivals in 1999 and 2000, Japanese artists were permitted to perform as an exception to a South Korean government ban then on the import of Japanese popular music culture, which was lifted in August last year.