1990s Music

1990s Music

Music in the 1990s saw the continuation of teen pop and dance-pop trends from the 1970s and 1980s, as hip hop gained in popularity. Rap, contemporary R&B and urban music, were still crowd pleasers, while urban music from the late 1980s and 1990s often blended with such styles as soul, funk and jazz, resulting in fusion, like new jack swing, neo-soul, and hip hop soul.

About 1990s Music

Popular music in the 1990s saw the continuation of teen pop and dance-pop trends which had emerged in the 1970s and 1980s. Additionally, hip hop grew and continued to be highly successful in the decade, with the continuation of the genre's golden age. Aside from rap, contemporary R&B and urban music in general remained extremely popular throughout the decade; urban music in the late-1980s and 1990s often blended with styles such as soul, funk and jazz, resulting in fusion genres such as new jack swing, neo-soul, and hip hop soul, which were popular.

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