house music


: a type of electronic dance music with a heavy, regular beat

Examples of house music in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The tastemaker, best known by his Claude VonStroke house music moniker, is renowned for captivating audiences worldwide with his signature quirky rhythmic dish. Lisa Kocay, Forbes, 12 Feb. 2024 But during this early morning set where rain trickled down in anticipation of an impending shower, VonStroke wasn’t playing house music. Harry Levin, SPIN, 7 Dec. 2023 Moreover, the song benefits from how different its sound is in comparison to the dominant sounds of the mainstream: Afropop, house music influences, Jersey club, etc. Eric Renner Brown, Billboard, 17 Jan. 2024 With música Mexicana, a lot of the lyrics and the melodies are very traditional sounding but the production delves house music or dembow. Thania Garcia, Variety, 19 Dec. 2023 To keep customers stepping to the rhythm of the house music and brass band, Kermit’s Treme Mother-in-Law Lounge offered an outside inflatable pool with a fan blowing foam. Emily Kask, Washington Post, 3 Sep. 2023 Inspired by the legendary David Mancuso and his disco club, The Loft, Valles weaves together old disco and international house music. Sonia Ramirez, Los Angeles Times, 9 Jan. 2024 One, of course, is that the Havocs are engaged and relentless, starting with the pre-game tailgate outside the arena, then filling an entire sideline section and one end, bouncing up and down with orchestrated dance moves to house music 10 minutes before tip-off and never sitting down. Mark Zeigler, San Diego Union-Tribune, 5 Dec. 2023 This was the same era in which house music was replacing EDM as the mainstream dance genre of choice in the United States. Katie Bain, Billboard, 12 Nov. 2023 See More

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“House music.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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