Definitions

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  • n. A pop musician.

Etymologies

pop +‎ -ster (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The British popster and former "X Factor" contestant wore the lip-smacking ensemble to the L.A. premiere of Justin Bieber's "Never Say Never" and, shocking though it may be, she wasn't the worst-dressed attendee.

    Leona Lewis gets lippy at Justin Bieber's 'Never Say Never' premiere

  • ✒ The BBC has rightly been proud of its award-winning science series presented by everyone's favourite popster turned particle physicist, Professor Brian Cox, welcoming praise in the same way that Jupiter attracts gravity.

    Media Monkey's Diary

  • The sublime Where the Wild Roses Grow was followed up with a collaboration with the Manic Street Preachers for Some Kind of Bliss, and chatter that the antipodean popster was about to "go indie".

    Call that a change of direction?

  • As mentioned in the Morning Mix, pictures of the 17-year-old popster performing over the weekend in Portugal have again caused an uproar (no doubt, the intention) and launched a debate about Miley's age appropriateness.

    Will Miley Cyrus survive her crossover attempt?

  • In the early '90s, an informal jam session with fellow power popster Jon Brion and a couple of other musicians somehow led to a major label bidding war -- for a band that didn't yet exist.

    Tony Sachs: Author (Still) Unknown: The Brilliant Music and Star-Crossed Career of Jason Falkner

  • Miley Cyrus & Perez Hilton: The 17-year-old popster calls the gossip blogger an "idiot" for posting a risque shot of her -- supposedly sans panties -- on his site.

    Celebritology Weekend: Stars align for Gulf Coast relief

  • More than two years after his last album, and following a disastrous hard-drive crash last year, Mancunian indie-popster Jim Noir finally has 10 new tracks ready to go.

    Click to download: Amoeba Music online

  • Enjoying a comeback since it's halcyon days warming the vocal chords of pint-sized 80s popster Nik Kershaw, neckwear for big girl's blouses has been catapulted back into the limelight by the today's softer footballers.

    A history of the year in 100 objects – part four

  • In honor of this post-Brill Building popster and all the happiness he brought to kids and their parents a few decades back especially with the biggest selling single of the '70s, "I Think I Love You", I'm posting his would-be classic, The Partridge Family's "My Christmas Card To You," which is really his"Christmas" card to all of us, with a little help from his close friend, David Cassidy.

    Mike Ragogna: "My Christmas Card to You," Plus Conversations With Thalía and Flo Rida

  • In honor of this post-Brill Building popster and all the happiness he brought to kids and their parents a few decades back especially with the biggest selling single of the '70s, "I Think I Love You", I'm posting his would-be classic, The Partridge Family's "My Christmas Card To You," which is really his "Christmas" card to all of us, with a little help from his close friend, David Cassidy.

    Mike Ragogna: "My Christmas Card to You," Plus Conversations With Thalía and Flo Rida

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