Afropop

noun
Af·​ro·​pop | \ ˈa-frō-ˌpäp How to pronounce Afropop (audio) \

Definition of Afropop

: African popular music Soulful, funky Afropop is Benin-born singer Angelique Kidjo's forte.— Erin Taylor Monroney

First Known Use of Afropop

1974, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Afropop

afro- + pop entry 6

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“Afropop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Afropop. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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