Kayōkyoku

(also called Kayoukyoku Kayokyoku )

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The little brother of Enka, kayoukyoku started as "western styled" songs in the 1920s. After the war, kayoukyoku became the dominant form of popular music until the mid-late 1970s, when overtly "western" songs with no traditional Japanese musical influence became dominant.

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