When it comes to pop music, the women within this genre have really been dominating the airwaves over the past few years. We've come up with a list of the hugest female pop stars of , from dance-pop artists to teeny bopper songstresses, and we want to know: Who gets your vote for best female pop of ? While all of the aforementioned artists have had massive success thus far in , there are plenty of other female songstresses who will surely remember for the rest of their lives. Although Selena Gomez and Miley Cyrus haven't released much new music in , both are as popular as ever grabbing headlines with their love lives as well as cinematic endeavors.
The top lists the most popular hits in the UK singles music charts in In spite of a prediction by the ancient Egyptians that would be a year of great change and by the lost Mayan civilisation's belief that the world would end on December 21st , we all appear to be still here! Indeed the media frenzy beforehand was so intense that the French police blockaded all access to the hillside village of Bugarach which it was claimed was one of a few sacred mountains which would be unaffected by the impending disaster. Common sense appeared to prevail when the expected mass influx of believers never materialised. Other types of natural disaster proved all too real. In what seemed like a never ending series of flood warnings and alerts, most areas in the UK saw houses and businesses badly affected by flooding, some more than once. This paled into insignificance when compared to hurricane Sandy which after causing havoc in the Caribbean, deviated from the route normally taken by hurricanes and blew full speed into New York causing massive destruction and flooding there also.
Of all performers across the most popular songs from to , And was a six-year low, with females comprising Across all years, women are more likely to receive credit as solo artists and rarely appear in duos or bands. Female songwriters and producers are even more outnumbered: For producers, this translates into a gender ratio of 49 males to every female. The report found a gender ratio of 49 men to every woman. These agenda-setting songs are like so many other forms of entertainment — reflective of a largely male perspective. Here, the music industry reaches proportional representation with the U. Among female songwriters, Females were more likely to write or perform in the pop genre than their male counterparts — a finding that the authors point to as indicative of the relationship between female songwriters and female artists.
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