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List of Pop Punk Bands and Artists : Vote for your favorites.

List of Pop Punk Bands and Artists   : Vote for your favorites.

Pop punk (also known as punk-pop) is a music genre that fuses elements of punk rock and pop music. It typically combines fast tempos, loud and distorted electric guitars, and power chord changes with pop-influenced melodies, vocal styles, and lyrical themes.

Pop-influenced punk rock emerged in the mid-1970s with a music style that was stylistically similar to power pop. By the mid-1980s, several bands merged hardcore punk with pop music to create a new, faster pop punk sound such as Dag Nasty, the Nip Drivers, T.S.O.L., Social Distortion, and the Descendents. Pop punk in the United States began to grow in popularity locally in California in the mid-to-late 1980s. Pop punk particularly thrived in California, where independent record labels adopted a do it yourself (DIY) approach to releasing music. By the mid-1990s, a few pop punk bands had started to sell millions of records and receive extensive radio and television airplay. By 1994, pop punk was quickly growing in mainstream popularity. The late 1990s, exemplified by the 1999 release of Blink-182's Enema of the State, represented the genre's mainstream peak, although some pop punk bands scored successful album chartings in the 2000s. In the mid-2000s, emo pop, a fusion genre combining emo and pop punk, became popular. By the end of the 2000s, the pop punk sound of the 1990s had largely waned in mainstream popularity.

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    Blink-182
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    No Doubt
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    Sum 41
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    NOFX
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    Lil Peep
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    Anti-Flag
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    Scandal
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    +44
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    O.Torvald
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    SKAI
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    175R
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    Tarakany!
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    Sugarcult
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    Finch
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    Zveri
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    Cartel
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    Shelter
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    Cauterize
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    Tiktak
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    Kettcar
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