Romania is a European country whose population consists mainly (approx. 90%) of ethnic Romanians, as well as a variety of minorities such as German, Hungarian and Rromi (Gypsy or Ţigani) populations. This has resulted in a multicultural environment which includes active ethnic music scenes. Romania also has thriving scenes in the fields of pop music, hip hop, heavy metal and rock and roll. During the first decade of the 21 century some remarkable europop groups as Morandi, Akcent, Yarabi had an phenomenal succes abroad and transformed Romania to one of the European musical superpowers.