Checkout the below listed latest and best top 10 best Electropop songs of all time 2017, Electropop is an electronic music form that combines electric music sounds with pop music. Synthesizers and manufactured electronic sounds are combined with classic pop and rock rhythms to create a pop music masterpiece. This style of music was never big when it emerged in the 70’s but it started to explode by the 80’s and 90’s. Sometime around the 2000’s this music form started to fall off and in 2010 it started to go on the rise again.
Here’s the thing about electronic pop music; this music form has two very different varieties. First, there is the traditional style of electronic pop that consist of obscure groups or outdated pop sounds from the 50’s, 60’s or 70’s. These two categories encompass only one aspect of the electronic pop genre.
Electronic pop is also defined by the EDM, trap or electronic pop music that has been made by commercially successful artists such as Justin Bieber, DJ Snake, Dua Lipa, Rihanna, Calvin Harris and The Weekend. All of these artists and many more like them have been using electronic music forms for their hits. They are in fact bringing electronic music back but it is different from how it used to be in the past. Here is a look at the top 10 electronic pop songs of all time.
- 10. Lionhearted (feat. Urban Cone) by Porter Robinson
- 9. This is What You Came For by Calvin Harris
- 8. Hey Mama (featuring Nicki Minaj and Bebe Rexha & Afrojack) by David Guetta
- 7. Drop the Game by Flume
- 6. Black Beatles by Rae Sremmurd
- 5. Leave A Trace by Chvrches
- 4. Starboy by The Weekend
- 3. Cold Water by Major Lazer
- 2. Let Me Love You by DJ. Snake and Justin Bieber
- 1. Closer by The Chainsmokers
Here we present the list of top 10 best Electropop songs of all time 2017.
10. Lionhearted (feat. Urban Cone) by Porter Robinson
Porter Robinson teamed up with Urban Cone to bring electronic pop music fans their electronic pop hit Lionhearted. This song is an easy going pop tune that that flows with a lot of style. The unit provides an easy to listen to format that is pleasant to the ears. Robinson and Urban Cone made this song in 2014. Keep in mind that Porter Robinson and Urban Cone are not big time electronic pop musicians. So, their music has an underground following but they have not captured mainstream recognition.
9. This is What You Came For by Calvin Harris
Calvin Harris and Rihanna teamed up for many years to perform many songs over the years and in 2014 they joined forces to come up with This is What You Came For. This song was a huge hit during the summer of 2016. It charted at number 3 on the Billboard Music Charts and it also reached the number 1 position in various other countries such as Canada. This song was a huge electropop hit that took the world by storm during that year.
8. Hey Mama (featuring Nicki Minaj and Bebe Rexha & Afrojack) by David Guetta
David Guetta is a French DJ and producer who made Hey Mama back in 2014. This song is an electronic pop tune that was popular during that year. Nikki Minaj, Bebe Rexha (American pop singer) and a Dutch DJ named Afrojack was featured on this track. They were the ones who brought this music to life through their vocal performances. Hey Mama is a great song for the electropop category because it has a great sound that connects with the masses.
7. Drop the Game by Flume
In 2012 Flume created Drop the Game and this electropop song was an original tune. It had a hard and edgy sound that moved the song between a deep pop song and a hip hop sound. Drop the Game has a great feel that makes a person want to dance or just to sit and listen to its amazing sound. The background vocals on this song are magnificent and it helps to define this tune. This song is truly one of the best electropop songs to date.
6. Black Beatles by Rae Sremmurd
Rae Sremmurd and Gucci Mane released Black Beatles in 2016. This song is a hip hop piece but it is also a trap song. Since it is a trap song, that means it does fit into the electropop category. Trap pieces uses a lot of electronic sounds for this music style. Black Beatles is a great song and it came to prominence as a part of a challenge on YouTube. Rae Sremmurd is a rap and R&B group that has been finding mainstream success. Most of their songs uses electronic music sounds.
5. Leave A Trace by Chvrches
Chvrches is a British electropop band that emerged in 2011. Their music is good and they are a solid group that has joined some success back home within the U.K. Chvrches song Leave a Trace has a snazzy rhythm and it reminds people of the pop music that was taking place in the late 90s and early 2000’s. Chvrches is an underground band but they do have millions of fans. Maybe they will finally release a crossover hit and make it the mainstream.
4. Starboy by The Weekend
Starboy was released by The Weekend and Daft Punk in 2016 and this song ended up becoming a big hit. Since it was released in the latter quarter of the year it still continued to rise on the charts well into 2017. Starboy is a major electropop jam that features the music of Daft Punk and the superb vocals of Starboy. The electronic musical sounds are big and the song moves with a superb flow and style. Starboy has a huge hit on his hand with this tune and it is considered an electronic music pop masterpiece.
3. Cold Water by Major Lazer
Major Lazer and Justin Bieber teamed up for the 2016 jam Cold Water. This song was a huge hit by both of these artists who are true pop geniuses. Cold Water was a number one chart topping song that dominated that position for weeks. This song is a great blend of pop and electronic music. Both of these musical elements were superbly blended together to make a powerful tune that rocked the masses for nearly half a year in 2016.
2. Let Me Love You by DJ. Snake and Justin Bieber
DJ. Snake and Justin Bieber also teamed up in 2016 to bring music fans Let Me Love You. This song was a number one chart topping hit in the latter quarter of 2016 and it went strong into 2017. DJ. Snake knows how to make great music and Bieber understands how to write lyrics that connect with large audiences. Bieber proves that he is an electropop genius with the music that he makes and the sounds that he delivers.
1. Closer by The Chainsmokers
The Chainsmokers have been around since 2012 and in 2016 their song Closer dominated the charts for months. This song is a great tune and in 2017 it still is going strong. Closer is a great electro pop song that has a great sound and an interesting hook. The song is about lost love and it is simple and direct. The hook is really what draws people into the piece. It simply connects with audiences and is something that people can listen to over and over again without quickly tiring of it.
Electropop music is a solid musical form that is on the cutting edge of music. Arguably it is the most popular type of music that there is in modern times.