Selena Marie Gomez is an American singer, actress and famous ex-girlfriend of Justin Bieber. Gomez's popular songs are widely categorised as pop music, as well as showcasing the genre in form of dance-pop and incorporating EDM into her sound. She is also noted to feature prominent influences of Eurodance, at times being described as Europop. Gomez is best friends with Taylor Swift after the pair clicked when they met at a Jonas Brothers concert. Gomez is also friends with fellow Disney star Demi Lovato from back when the two were auditioning for Barney & Friends. Gomez was named after Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla-Perez.