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Your beautiful cohosts Kelsey and Krys delve into the contentious topic of Operatic Pop or “popera”, detailing the discourse sprinkled throughout the community of this “pseudo-operatic” genre. We also return to our perennial question: What. Is. Music?

Additional listening:

Addio by Naria

Literally anything by Celtic Thunder. They aren’t really operatic pop, but I love them.

Artist Song Album Record Label DJ Comments
Enrico Caruso Santa Lucia
Luciano Pavarotti Caruso
Celine Dion ft. Andrea Bocelli The Prayer
Josh Groban You Raise Me Up
Hayley Westenra Pokarekare Ana