Hey all, I've recently run into more people IRL who refer to PC music-adjacent acts as "Hyperpop". The Hyperpop playlist is an example of what Szabo called a “community-based playlist.” Similar to Lorem, another playlist Spotify started in 2019 that targets a specific brand of internet-savvy Gen Z listener and includes various strains of emerging pop music, Hyperpop aims to engage both the young artists who have been included under its ever-expanding umbrella and their increasingly devoted fans. Search Menu Close. Play on Spotify I think the word "hyperpop" is a a lot easier to understand than "PC Music," so maybe we should start using "hyperpop" to discuss the genre. Near-future electronic music/product from beyond the (uncanny) valley of the ultra-cute. Established 2016. See all playlists. The gamer seems to be fond of hyperpop music specifically, with artists like Kero Kero Bonito, Rina Sawayama, Slayyyter, Rico Nasty, SOPHIE, Arca, Yves Tumor, and more. “Hyperpop is a genre but it’s also an artist and listening community,” Szabo said. 0 Plays best hyperpop mix. “It seems like it’s become more encompassing of many things.”. 190 likes. Press J to jump to the feed. However, there's almost no activity on r/hyperpop, because I think it's a relatively new name for the genre. Of course, this isn’t a genre that I can consume all at once—it doesn’t take long before sonic-speed songs with heavy percussion wear me out! 1. Listen Now Share. Do you ever use the word "hyperpop" when discussing PC Music-adjacent artists? Though she wants to make those moves eventually, she has mostly left these messages unanswered. For example, one of my new friends LOVES Sophie, GFOTY, Slayyyter, Hannah Diamond, Danny Harle, Charli, etc. Share on Twitter. Artsy’s ten most popular living sculptors (based on user follows) are a range of artists at the top of their craft, from found object magician Damián Ortega to the ever-mindbending Anish Kapoor. I may be a tad biased here lol. So far, my best resources for diving into the genre have been a SoundCloud station called HYPERPOP and using the related artists feature on Spotify. I'm not sure. “It’s a playlist that hugs both of those ideals.”, The way the term has resisted classification — moving fluidly through digital spaces and pulling in new sounds and artists as it travels — might be its biggest strength. Musician/Band. We more or less initially were interested in putting out fresh 'Future Bass' stuff, and have since been way more lenient but none the less we still tend to hover around that sphere of aural space. 'Future' does pretty much cover everything lol, New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, Press J to jump to the feed. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Beyonce has established herself firmly as a top level singer, dancer, and actor. r/HYPERPOP: Reddit’s home for all things Hyperpop. The genre, late-2010’s in origin and appropriately titled “hyperpop” — unofficially coined beep-boop music — has risen in popularity recently as the music industry leans into digital consumption and production accessibility. I used to just refer to stuff as "PC Music" even if it wasn't associated with the label, but I think using "Hyperpop" might be a better word to use. I've heard Deconstructed Club also, but I like HyperPop too, Deconstructed club is different. Much of the song’s success can be traced to a playlist on the streaming service called Hyperpop, and a co-sign from 100 gecs, the experimental electronic duo of Laura Les and Dylan Brady, whose 2019 album, “1000 gecs,” crossed genres and online references at warp speed. 74 songs. It is obviously one of the best Linux tools for digital artists around that are actively developed. When you discuss PC Music-sounding artists with people who might not be familiar with the PC Music label, do you ever refer to it as "hyperpop"? I could be wrong but I was under the impression Bubblegum Bass was a bit more on the 'Happy Hardcore' end of things, faster bpms, really energetic upbeat stuff. Where as Hyperpop can definitely venture there, but is more or less glossy electronic music wrapped in a pop format. We understood when we founded the label that the words weren't exactly super original, but never expected the tag to take off as a genre descriptor. Even as some of these artists begin to brush up against the larger music industry, defining what hyperpop is, and what it isn’t, is still evasive. Follow Playlist. He followed that with a re-release of his single "Marvin Gaye" with Meghan Trainor and took it to #12 on the adult pop radio chart. If you find it easier to work with but still you prefer Adobe Illustrator, then you can easily export your file in Illustrator file format and import it on Illustrator later. Drawing connections between old and new, as he explained later in a thread on Twitter, Cook added songs by J Dilla, Kate Bush and others — artists that were decidedly not part of the of-the-moment hyperpop universe. When you discuss PC Music-sounding artists with people who might not be familiar with the PC Music label, do you ever refer to it as "hyperpop"? It's not the same but it's close. A few days later, she released it on SoundCloud and then uploaded it to streaming services through the independent distribution service DistroKid. Some of the artists in the scene seemed to resent being grouped together under an arbitrary genre term by a big corporation. Almost every artist is in the Spotify music library, connecting your name by association with the biggest stars. 24-year-old Charlie Puth was listed as the top new artist of 2015 on this site. If you search "hyperpop" on Spotify, you'll notice that it has a lot of overlap with the artists that are frequently discussed on this sub. One night this past February, osquinn got into an argument on Twitter and decided to make a song about it. So I can attest to this distinction being somewhat of an ongoing question. Would we be more easily searchable if we used hyperpop instead? In a Reddit thread on the genre, hyperpop is described as “experimental music that pushes pop themes and tropes to parody, with some dance/electronic undertones.” Parody is key to the genre, as it often pushes music boundaries with a randomness that almost feels reckless. Almost overnight, osquinn watched streams of “Bad Idea” climb into the hundreds of thousands. Shoutout to one of my fav subs, r/cxd. but he always refers to the genre as Hyperpop. I often call it bubblegum bass as well, I thought most people just call it bubblegum bass? The North Carolina singer is a part of a new wave of artists—including Wido, David Shawty/Yungster Jack, and OSQuinn (formerly p4rkr)— who are influenced by two different corners of hyperpop’s expans He co-wrote, co-produced and sang on Wiz Khalifa's #1 smash hit "See You Again." https://soundcloud.com/hyperpopcollective. Many artists making hyperpop have taken cues from A.G. Cook, whose PC Music collective releases distorted, glitchy music. If osquinn has become hyperpop’s most visible star, then glaive, also 15, has had the fastest rise of any artist in the scene. i say hyperpop everytime someone asks what music i listen to, I use it when describing what PC Music is to people who have no idea. 0 . Should we be using the term "hyperpop" instead to discuss the genre? “At the time, I was really mad,” osquinn said over an Instagram video call. The musician glaive, a regular on the Hyperpop playlist, recently signed a short-term deal with the major label Interscope. HYPERPOP RECORDS’s tracks PLOXO - TERROR FIRMER by HYPERPOP … Browse the top hyperpop artists to find new music. Followers. “As far as being a genre, I think it’s still in its infancy and we’re still writing the rules for what it can sound like,” said Les of 100 gecs. Unable to focus on her homework, osquinn quickly recorded a song over the beat that night. Though many also work on a smaller scale, the artists on our list defy the convention of sculpture as standalone, constructing often-expansive works that respond to or reflect their environments. Following. The very best of the Hip - Hop, Rap & Trap scene 2021! HYPERPOP RECORDS. In July, Les and Brady took over the Hyperpop playlist as guest curators, drawing from the community of artists that had been developing on Discord and SoundCloud, where Les said she found most of the music she added. Feels more accurate, especially since hyperpop feels more in line with older PC Music trends than current ones. Share on Facebook. Artists like Melanie Martinez and Marina and the Diamonds have been described as early versions of hyperpop, with their partiality … Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Hyperpop. The song performed so well on the playlist that two weeks after 100 gecs’ takeover, Szabo and the other editors put her on its “cover,” the lead image at the top of the page. And the technical answer is "It is a record label." Szabo and her colleagues landed on the name after seeing it come up in metadata collected by Glenn McDonald, Spotify’s “data alchemist,” whose job is finding emerging sounds on the platform and classifying them into “microgenres.”, Over email, McDonald said he first saw the term applied to PC Music’s releases in 2014 but it wasn’t until 2018 that hyperpop qualified as a microgenre: “For our categorization purposes it was mostly a matter of waiting to see if enough artists would coalesce around a similar ebullient electro-maximalism.”. If you search "hyperpop" on Spotify, you'll notice that it has a lot of overlap with the artists that are frequently discussed on this sub. If you search "hyperpop" on Spotify, you'll notice that it has a lot of overlap with the artists that are frequently discussed on this sub. I feel like it’s an easier concept to wrap ones head around before ever actually listening to anything. 0 . Clocking in at just over a minute, “Bad Idea” is a cascade of pitched-up vocals and abrasive synths, with osquinn singing in an unaffected tone, “I’m still trapped and I can’t work, I’m too distracted/Saw your tweet and took some action, bad idea.”. 1. The 15-year-old artist osquinn, who has also recorded as P4rkr, saw her song “Bad Idea” take off on Spotify’s Hyperpop playlist, and beyond. You can export to SVG format, SVGZ, LaTeX, and POV-Ray file format as well. They landed nine top 3 singles, including four that went all the way to No. Dan Awad, who manages similarly internet-driven artists like Whethan and Oliver Tree, said he first found glaive’s song “Sick” on SoundCloud in June and thought, “This kid is the best songwriter I’ve ever heard in my life.” He started managing glaive shortly after and said there was immediate interest from major labels. At just over 120,000 subscribers, the playlist is still relatively small, but Szabo said the rate at which listeners add its songs to their own libraries rivals that of Spotify’s biggest playlists. It scratches the same itch for sure. Have referred to PC Music + adjacent acts as bubblegum bass since around 2014. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. When A.G. Cook did a takeover of the playlist in September and added 50 songs, some of his picks became controversial. Please enjoy! Scrobble songs to get recommendations on tracks you'll love. on 6 Aug, 2020 . From her bedroom in the suburbs of Northern Virginia, the 15-year-old logged onto a server on the text, voice and video chat app Discord, where around 50 of her internet friends, all young artists like herself, usually spent their nights playing video games and making music together. Search. His next single "One Call Away" is already a top 40 pop hit. 3. Nothing else compares. Justin T. Gellerson for The New York Times. A month before their Hyperpop takeover, she tweeted out high praise for osquinn’s song: “so mad I didn’t write bad idea.”, “I think hyperpop has evolved to be a flexible enough term that I’m not as hesitant anymore to rep it at an arm’s length,” Les said in a phone interview. The name started to become a meme — “hyperpoop” jokes abounded on Twitter — but the springboard the playlist provided was undeniable. What do you guys think? Facebook Twitter. Charts; Playlist Generator; Useful Stuff; App; Login. 5 hrs 18 mins, 96 songs Curated by Amazon's Music Experts Near-future electronic music/product from beyond the (uncanny) valley of the ultra-cute. In October, after narrowing it down to three options, glaive signed a short-term deal with Interscope for two EPs. so weird ! Since venturing out on her own as a solo artist, Beyonce has landed in the top 3 seven more times, including six more No. Press J to jump to the feed. Can't really speak to how much of that was our doing or not but we do have a pretty sizable following and the tag has been picking up popularity within the past 3 or so years since we founded the label. Initially, many were surprised to see the creator boast such a diverse and niche taste in music. (On Spotify, osquinn’s music is listed under P4rkr, the name she used before coming out as transgender in April.) Best and most iconic hyperpop artists and songs! Laura Les and Dylan Brady of 100 gecs. He began recording his first songs at the start of quarantine, at first inspired by the emo rapper Lil Peep, before finding artists in the hyperpop scene and quickly moving on to a brighter, more up-tempo sound that emphasizes his intricately layered vocals. Listen to music from Hyperpop like Slow Surp, FRAXIOM - BRAIN FREEZE & more. Think Classical Curves by Jam City. While some of them make electronic pop in the vein of PC Music, others are more inspired by online rap movements. rmistryr. Many music channels tend to be saturated with artists but Reddit still has a lot of untapped potential for grassroots marketing to promote your music. Rising artist Glaive perfectly represents both hyperpop’s musical philosophy and cultural ambiguity. People always ask "What is PC Music?" Since then, Spotify users have streamed “Bad Idea” over a million times, an impressive feat for any independent artist on the platform, let alone one who’s too young to drive. I've seen hyper-pop used increasingly on reddit/facebook groups so I think it's basically becoming the de factor genre name for what before people clumsily called 'like pc music'/pc adjacent. when they are new to the genre. Check out hyperpop EP, the latest from tarutrit. Log In Fix in Music Library Close Customer reviews. Play Now. Latest Playlists. The microgenre — fueled by teen upstarts like osquinn and glaive, and more established names like 100 gecs and A.G. Cook — has a modest but dedicated following, and many different kinds of sounds. The fresh names appeared at the top of the playlist, bumping down many of the regulars. It’s only the genre Future, that’s it. A sophomore in high school, osquinn said her parents were “speechless” when she showed them her last payout from DistroKid. “Once you can lock down specific elements of what makes something ‘it’ then it’s time to move on and do something else.”, How Hyperpop, a Small Spotify Playlist, Grew Into a Big Deal. Post your tracks on Reddit Music. Listen to the Hyperpop playlist with Amazon Music Unlimited. Like that's what I hear ppl usually call it, if not what is bubblegum bass exactly, and how is it different from hyperpop? To enjoy Prime Music, go to Your Music Library and transfer your account to Amazon.com (US). The Hyperpop playlist, which Spotify started in August 2019, began as a direct response to 100 gecs’ viral rise. (RapCaviar, one of the platform’s most popular playlists, has over 13 million subscribers.) WORLDWIDE ~A fun & colorful electronic music label~ Send us your original EP/Album: hyperpopsubmissions@gmail.com (MAKE SURE YOUR TRACKS ARE NOT RELEASED OR HOSTED PUBLICLY ELSEWHERE AND TO SEND A '.WAV' - Private SoundCloud links are also OK!) Hyperpop. Playlists. See more of HyperPop on Facebook. Eighty percent of its currently featured songs are independent releases and, because of its high level of engagement, the playlist can have a significant impact on artists’ careers. In a recent interview, she explained how she heard a glitchy beat by blackwinterwells, a vocalist and producer from Hamilton, Ontario, in a video chat there. She’s prone to taking long breaks from social media, but has gotten messages on Instagram from managers who want to work with her and A&Rs who want to sign her. But, that said, I currently run the HYPERPOP net label, and as such, as I'm sure you can imagine, that just confuses things more at times, especially for people new to the scene, who then start referring to anything that sounds like stuff we put out on the label as "Hyperpop". Initially, Hyperpop featured songs by 100 gecs and artists associated with PC Music, the experimental pop collective and label founded by the British producer, singer and songwriter A.G. Cook in 2013, and the forerunners of the distorted pop sound that’s become associated with the term. Like many small, passionate scenes, hyperpop has also experienced blowups and backlashes. That one resonates with me. Spotify’s Hyperpop playlist was a direct response to the band’s rise. Submit a playlist . “The fact that so many people were talking about this project inspired us to look deeper and see if there were other artists making music like this that we didn’t know about,” Lizzy Szabo, an editor at Spotify and the playlist’s lead curator, said in a phone interview. By rmistryr. There’s a new genre of pop in town, and it’s run by queers. Isn't the term bubblegum bass? “People were asking why we were making such a big deal about it, but they didn’t realize there were people who were literally living off that Spotify check.”. Rap Songs 2021 Rap Music : Hype Music By Indiemono. Check it out if you haven't already ~ https://soundcloud.com/hyperpopcollective. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Also, what does this new phrase mean for this subreddit? “I feel like hyperpop is not a genre,” glaive said on a FaceTime call from his home in a small town outside of Asheville, N.C. “I’ve made straight-up pop songs, nothing hyper about them, but they’ll still get put in the hyperpop label because I’m friends with all the people that make ‘hyperpop.’”. I know that most online discussions about PC music-adjacent artists still use "PC Music" when talking about the genre, but I personally think more people might start using the phrase "hyperpop" in the future. Initially, Hyperpop featured songs by 100 gecs and artists associated with PC Music, the experimental pop collective and label founded by the British … HyperPop. I think the only difference is that PC Music is typically more experimental than Hyperpop? Label Director: @shady-monk . Hyperpop is definetely partially inspired by PC Music and adjacent to it, but I don't think it's quite the same thing. 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