Eurodance is a form of dance music that started in Europe in the late 1980s. It is an evolved and more synthesized form of Eurodisco, and is combined with house and Hi-NRG. It is known for its rich melodic sound. It is similar to dance-pop and techno music.
|Stylistic origins||Eurodisco - House - Dance-pop - Electropop - Trance - Hi-NRG - Techno - New beat|
|Cultural origins||Late 1980s/Early 1990s Europe|
|Bubblegum dance, Italodance|
- All Music Guide: The Definitive Guide to Popular Music, eds. Vladimir Bogdanov, et al. (San Francisco: Backbeat Books/All Media Guide, 2001), p. 1969