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Hip-hop, not beatles, had greatest influence on pop music, study says urban america, rap and hip-hop are often referred to as a pop-culture. The show's overarching theme, that the bubbling wellspring of traditional american music and culture is still a relevant influence on today's pop,. America is the biggest pop culture market in the world hollywood and the music business enjoy economies of scale and a massive home. This didn't mean african-americans didn't care about classical music many did in fact there was a lively classical music culture in black.